Ames October 6 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of October 6.
October 6 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 93 °F 1963
Lowest temperature 20 °F 1935
Lowest daily high 43 °F 2000
Highest daily low 65 °F 2007
Most precipitation 3.12 inches 1914
October 6 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 68.0 °F
Average low 43.4 °F
Chance precipitation 27.9%
Ames October 6 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 55 45 0.06 n/a
2022 69 45 0.00 0.0
2021 76 62 0.00 n/a
2020 83 43 0.00 n/a
2019 68 41 0.00 n/a
2018 54 47 0.10 n/a
2017 69 61 1.96 n/a
2016 71 48 0.18 n/a
2015 70 49 0.00 n/a
2014 65 42 0.00 n/a
2013 50 41 0.16 n/a
2012 44 23 0.00 n/a
2011 80 46 0.00 n/a
2010 80 41 0.00 n/a
2009 59 39 0.19 n/a
2008 76 59 0.70 n/a
2007 85 65 0.00 n/a
2006 68 38 0.00 n/a
2005 51 38 0.00 n/a
2004 77 38 0.00 n/a
2003 84 44 0.00 n/a
2002 60 37 0.00 n/a
2001 58 30 0.00 n/a
2000 43 29 0.00 n/a
1999 71 34 0.00 n/a
1998 57 43 0.06 0.0
1997 91 63 0.00 0.0
1996 74 51 0.00 0.0
1995 54 47 0.22 0.0
1994 77 54 0.02 0.0
1993 83 60 0.00 0.0
1992 75 48 0.00 0.0
1991 50 31 0.00 0.0
1990 85 60 0.00 0.0
1989 61 40 0.00 0.0
1988 57 34 0.00 0.0
1987 61 41 0.00 0.0
1986 62 32 0.00 0.0
1985 67 32 0.00 0.0
1984 68 56 0.20 0.0
1983 69 41 0.00 0.0
1982 72 49 0.34 0.0
1981 62 44 0.00 0.0
1980 75 39 0.00 0.0
1979 65 36 0.00 0.0
1978 55 41 0.00 0.0
1977 60 34 0.00 0.0
1976 53 30 0.00 0.0
1975 78 39 0.00 0.0
1974 55 43 0.95 0.0
1973 66 43 0.10 0.0
1972 69 48 0.12 0.0
1971 72 43 0.00 0.0
1970 81 62 0.01 0.0
1969 67 38 0.31 0.0
1968 65 44 0.37 0.0
1967 65 48 0.00 0.0
1966 76 32 0.00 0.0
1965 70 55 0.03 0.0
1963 93 61 0.00 0.0
1962 58 52 0.24 0.0
1961 80 51 0.00 0.0
1960 66 46 0.00 0.0
1959 60 54 0.01 0.0
1958 77 45 0.00 0.0
1957 67 49 0.00 0.0
1956 66 56 0.00 0.0
1955 72 52 0.18 0.0
1954 56 44 0.00 0.0
1953 57 38 0.00 0.0
1952 49 25 0.00 0.0
1951 53 45 0.07 0.0
1950 79 48 0.00 0.0
1949 74 58 0.00 0.0
1948 61 49 0.95 0.0
1947 91 65 0.00 0.0
1946 70 52 n/a 0.0
1945 66 52 0.00 0.0
1944 73 47 0.00 0.0
1943 72 39 0.00 0.0
1942 76 43 0.00 0.0
1941 72 45 0.06 0.0
1940 64 54 0.37 0.0
1939 84 41 0.00 0.0
1938 62 50 0.00 0.0
1937 62 40 0.00 0.0
1936 65 51 0.37 0.0
1935 51 20 0.00 0.0
1934 69 48 0.00 0.0
1933 67 47 0.00 0.0
1932 66 31 0.00 0.0
1931 78 60 0.70 0.0
1930 67 56 0.04 0.0
1929 68 51 0.00 0.0
1928 77 52 0.00 0.0
1927 60 46 0.21 0.0
1926 58 39 0.00 0.0
1925 54 36 0.82 0.0
1924 62 34 0.00 0.0
1923 64 50 0.00 0.0
1922 73 58 0.93 0.0
1921 71 40 0.00 0.0
1920 74 35 0.00 0.0
1919 73 44 0.00 0.0
1918 n/a n/a n/a 0.0
1917 64 25 0.00 0.0
1916 73 36 0.00 0.0
1915 59 40 0.00 0.0
1914 77 60 3.12 0.0
1913 85 60 0.00 0.0
1912 79 52 0.00 0.0
1911 69 48 0.51 0.0
1910 66 34 0.00 0.0
1909 80 48 0.00 0.0
1908 69 51 0.00 0.0
1907 71 51 0.00 0.0
1906 69 29 0.00 0.0
1905 80 51 0.00 0.0
1904 50 31 0.00 0.0
1903 69 52 0.46 0.0
1902 66 36 0.00 0.0
1901 67 27 0.00 0.0
1900 78 n/a 0.10 0.0
1899 75 32 0.00 0.0
1898 56 32 0.00 0.0
1897 80 39 0.00 0.0
1896 57 28 0.00 0.0
1895 66 45 0.00 0.0
1894 66 31 0.00 0.0
1893 63 46 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 10/6?
For the date of Oct 6, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 93 °F which happened in 1963.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on October 6
Rank Temperature Year
1 93 °F 1963
2 91 °F 1947
2 91 °F 1997
4 85 °F 1990
4 85 °F 2007
4 85 °F 1913
7 84 °F 1939
7 84 °F 2003
9 83 °F 1993
9 83 °F 2020
What's the all-time low for Ames on 10/6?
For the date of Oct 6, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 20 °F which happened in 1935.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on October 6
Rank Temperature Year
1 20 °F 1935
2 23 °F 2012
3 25 °F 1917
3 25 °F 1952
5 27 °F 1901
6 28 °F 1896
7 29 °F 2000
7 29 °F 1906
9 30 °F 1976
9 30 °F 2001
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on October 6
Rank Temperature Year
1 43 °F 2000
2 44 °F 2012
3 49 °F 1952
4 50 °F 2013
4 50 °F 1904
4 50 °F 1991
7 51 °F 1935
7 51 °F 2005
9 53 °F 1976
9 53 °F 1951
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 10/6?
For the date of Oct 6, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 3.12 inches which happened in 1914.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on October 6
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.12 inches 1914
2 1.96 inches 2017
3 0.95 inches 1948
3 0.95 inches 1974
5 0.93 inches 1922
6 0.82 inches 1925
7 0.70 inches 2008
7 0.70 inches 1931
9 0.51 inches 1911
10 0.46 inches 1903
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location