Ames Weather in 1917

Historical record of Ames, Iowa weather for the year 1917 based on NOAA data.
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1917 Ames Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 100 °F July 31
Lowest temperature -25 °F February 2
Highest daily low 79 °F July 31
Lowest daily high -7 °F February 2
Most daily precipitation 3.4 inches June 6
Most daily snow 2.5 inches October 22
Total annual precipitation 29.5 inches -
Total annual snow 7.1 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Ames in 1917
Rank Temperature Date
1 100 °F Jul 31
1 100 °F Jul 30
3 99 °F Jul 29
3 99 °F Jul 28
5 95 °F Aug 4
5 95 °F Jun 30
7 93 °F Jul 27
8 91 °F Jul 21
9 90 °F Aug 20
9 90 °F Jul 20
9 90 °F Jun 25
9 90 °F May 18
Lowest Temperatures in Ames in 1917
Rank Temperature Date
1 -25 °F February 2
2 -24 °F December 29
3 -20 °F February 1
4 -18 °F December 13
4 -18 °F December 8
6 -15 °F February 3
7 -13 °F December 30
7 -13 °F December 15
7 -13 °F December 10
10 -12 °F December 11
10 -12 °F January 26
January 1917 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
35 15 0.00 0.0
39 4 0.00 0.0
40 7 0.00 0.0
29 16 0.00 0.0
30 8 0.00 0.0
41 13 0.00 0.0
34 7 0.00 0.0
41 11 0.00 0.0
43 30 0.00 0.0
42 7 0.00 0.0
9 -5 0.00 0.0
17 3 0.03 0.3
9 -4 0.00 0.0
10 -9 0.00 0.0
11 -2 0.00 0.0
15 -5 0.00 0.0
35 5 0.00 0.0
21 11 0.00 0.0
40 11 0.00 0.0
25 13 0.00 0.0
40 11 0.64 n/a
12 -10 0.00 0.0
25 -8 0.00 0.0
22 -1 0.00 0.0
n/a -2 0.00 0.0
8 -12 0.05 0.6
22 5 0.00 n/a
45 13 0.00 0.0
32 20 0.00 0.0
35 10 0.00 0.0
20 -3 0.00 1.1
February 1917 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
3 -20 0.00 0.0
-7 -25 0.00 0.0
24 -15 0.00 0.0
13 -10 0.00 0.0
13 -2 0.00 0.0
33 4 0.00 0.2
42 25 0.00 0.0
35 0 0.00 0.0
10 5 0.00 0.0
13 -2 0.00 0.0
12 -8 0.00 0.0
25 -1 0.00 0.0
31 13 0.00 0.0
38 12 0.00 0.0
31 8 0.00 0.0
48 19 0.00 0.0
45 13 0.00 0.0
19 5 0.00 0.0
25 10 0.26 n/a
21 -5 0.00 0.0
25 5 0.00 0.0
46 2 0.00 0.0
42 5 0.00 0.0
27 9 0.00 0.0
55 21 0.00 0.0
42 15 0.00 0.0
26 7 0.00 0.0
33 15 0.00 0.0
March 1917 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
30 7 0.00 0.0
38 13 0.00 0.0
32 15 0.00 0.0
15 -2 0.00 0.0
32 0 0.00 0.0
51 20 0.00 0.0
42 31 0.00 0.0
37 22 0.00 0.0
50 18 0.00 0.0
72 37 0.00 0.0
51 32 0.00 0.0
32 30 0.40 n/a
32 30 0.77 n/a
31 23 0.00 0.0
32 16 0.00 0.0
38 30 0.54 0.0
32 22 0.00 0.0
30 14 0.00 0.0
45 19 0.00 0.0
50 30 0.00 0.0
57 32 0.00 0.0
60 35 0.00 0.0
53 32 0.00 0.0
65 30 0.00 0.0
54 31 0.00 0.0
47 33 0.00 0.0
46 32 0.00 0.0
62 25 0.00 0.0
55 32 0.00 0.0
77 32 0.00 0.0
67 42 0.00 0.0
April 1917 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
46 37 0.00 0.0
54 24 0.00 0.0
46 40 0.00 0.0
42 32 1.02 0.0
43 31 0.00 0.0
51 30 0.00 0.0
45 30 0.92 n/a
41 22 0.00 0.0
48 20 0.00 0.0
68 33 0.00 0.0
60 39 0.00 0.0
55 30 0.00 0.0
51 29 0.00 0.0
n/a 35 0.00 0.0
53 25 0.00 0.0
53 38 0.21 0.0
75 43 0.00 0.0
83 55 0.02 0.0
70 54 0.60 0.0
62 41 0.21 0.0
70 37 0.00 0.0
77 46 0.00 0.0
60 47 0.00 0.0
56 41 0.07 0.0
48 37 0.00 0.0
48 32 0.00 0.0
51 36 0.02 0.0
46 34 1.49 0.0
43 34 0.10 0.0
40 38 0.34 0.0
May 1917 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
55 34 0.00 0.0
57 32 0.00 0.0
50 33 0.80 0.0
48 33 0.00 0.0
58 31 0.00 0.0
53 30 0.00 0.0
63 30 0.00 0.0
67 39 0.00 0.0
70 45 0.00 0.0
66 44 0.00 0.0
67 33 0.07 0.0
66 37 0.00 0.0
68 38 0.00 0.0
75 39 0.00 0.0
78 41 0.00 0.0
82 46 0.00 0.0
87 57 0.00 0.0
90 55 0.00 0.0
82 57 0.00 0.0
82 59 0.04 0.0
65 45 1.00 0.0
58 38 1.02 0.0
63 39 0.00 0.0
71 41 0.00 0.0
70 41 0.00 0.0
66 54 0.31 0.0
62 50 0.00 0.0
70 41 0.00 0.0
71 47 0.03 0.0
63 58 0.70 0.0
61 54 0.04 0.0
June 1917 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
63 46 0.00 0.0
65 48 1.03 0.0
81 48 0.00 0.0
68 44 1.21 0.0
68 54 0.00 0.0
60 53 3.40 0.0
70 53 0.00 0.0
73 49 0.49 0.0
78 59 0.00 0.0
77 55 0.00 0.0
84 63 1.22 0.0
81 56 0.00 0.0
73 50 0.43 0.0
65 49 0.00 0.0
67 40 0.00 0.0
66 48 0.02 0.0
82 50 0.00 0.0
79 60 0.00 0.0
79 50 0.00 0.0
77 64 0.00 0.0
72 59 0.32 0.0
85 57 0.15 0.0
80 63 0.03 0.0
81 53 0.00 0.0
90 72 0.00 0.0
82 68 0.08 0.0
74 63 0.21 0.0
79 64 0.00 0.0
83 73 0.00 0.0
95 65 0.00 0.0
July 1917 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
n/a 65 0.03 0.0
75 52 0.00 0.0
73 45 0.00 0.0
80 50 0.00 0.0
74 56 0.65 0.0
82 65 0.00 0.0
n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
88 62 0.19 0.0
81 63 0.00 0.0
88 55 0.00 0.0
82 64 0.04 0.0
82 55 0.00 0.0
84 57 0.00 0.0
82 60 0.00 0.0
n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
76 60 0.67 0.0
81 55 0.00 0.0
85 55 0.00 0.0
87 58 0.00 0.0
90 69 0.00 0.0
91 66 0.00 0.0
86 67 0.00 0.0
83 66 0.35 0.0
88 67 0.00 0.0
88 59 0.00 0.0
n/a 69 0.00 0.0
93 69 0.00 0.0
99 70 0.00 0.0
99 76 0.00 0.0
100 78 0.00 0.0
100 79 0.00 0.0
August 1917 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
85 67 0.00 0.0
75 56 0.19 0.0
85 60 0.00 0.0
95 65 0.00 0.0
87 66 0.39 0.0
79 55 0.00 0.0
78 64 0.01 0.0
76 53 0.00 0.0
73 54 0.15 0.0
78 46 0.00 0.0
80 47 0.00 0.0
74 57 0.78 0.0
76 56 0.00 0.0
81 54 0.00 0.0
84 54 0.00 0.0
86 55 0.00 0.0
86 54 0.00 0.0
88 53 0.00 0.0
87 60 0.00 0.0
90 62 0.00 0.0
83 61 0.79 0.0
85 59 0.00 0.0
76 59 0.00 0.0
75 55 0.00 0.0
84 51 0.00 0.0
89 54 0.00 0.0
88 52 0.34 0.0
76 44 0.00 0.0
76 48 0.00 0.0
82 46 0.00 0.0
82 56 0.00 0.0
September 1917 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
86 53 0.00 0.0
77 60 0.00 0.0
72 60 0.45 0.0
88 63 0.00 0.0
77 52 0.00 0.0
70 59 1.13 0.0
69 55 0.00 0.0
68 49 0.00 0.0
60 41 0.00 0.0
67 34 0.00 0.0
69 45 0.03 0.0
80 54 0.00 0.0
83 53 0.00 0.0
86 60 0.00 0.0
85 57 0.00 0.0
82 54 0.00 0.0
79 45 0.00 0.0
74 57 0.00 0.0
62 54 0.22 0.0
70 53 0.00 0.0
75 43 0.00 0.0
78 47 0.00 0.0
80 47 0.00 0.0
74 54 0.00 0.0
59 49 0.00 0.0
70 38 0.00 0.0
75 46 0.00 0.0
68 44 0.00 0.0
68 42 0.00 0.0
October 1917 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
73 32 0.00 0.0
80 43 0.00 0.0
62 49 0.00 0.0
73 49 0.00 0.0
56 40 0.00 0.0
64 25 0.00 0.0
57 40 0.00 0.0
49 23 0.00 0.0
66 36 0.00 0.0
55 34 0.00 0.0
51 31 0.00 0.0
47 27 0.00 0.0
61 12 0.00 0.0
76 46 0.00 0.0
71 40 0.00 0.0
65 37 0.00 0.0
72 48 0.00 0.0
56 36 0.75 0.0
45 27 0.00 0.0
43 32 0.00 0.0
48 22 0.00 0.0
44 24 0.25 2.5
46 23 0.00 0.0
50 23 0.00 0.0
48 31 0.55 0.0
51 36 0.00 0.0
47 21 0.00 0.0
45 29 0.03 0.0
31 24 0.01 n/a
36 14 0.00 0.0
39 19 0.00 0.0
November 1917 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
40 29 0.00 0.0
56 21 0.00 0.0
66 29 0.00 0.0
63 35 0.00 0.0
65 34 0.00 0.0
68 30 0.00 0.0
69 30 0.00 0.0
45 36 0.00 0.0
57 35 0.00 0.0
55 40 0.22 0.0
59 40 0.00 0.0
44 37 0.00 0.0
42 34 0.00 0.0
46 28 0.00 0.0
58 26 0.00 0.0
67 32 0.00 0.0
61 31 0.00 0.0
46 30 0.00 0.0
51 20 0.00 0.0
64 32 0.00 0.0
66 40 0.00 0.0
53 29 0.06 0.0
34 17 0.00 0.0
34 12 0.00 0.0
38 22 0.00 0.0
33 25 0.30 2.0
36 31 0.00 0.0
42 28 0.00 0.0
33 22 0.00 0.0
43 26 0.00 0.0
December 1917 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
37 32 0.00 0.0
37 28 0.00 0.0
32 12 0.00 0.0
17 9 0.07 n/a
10 -10 0.00 0.0
16 0 0.05 n/a
1 -18 0.00 0.0
2 -8 0.00 0.0
5 -13 0.00 0.0
13 -12 0.00 0.0
14 3 0.01 0.4
5 -18 0.00 0.0
1 -10 0.13 n/a
7 -13 0.17 n/a
25 3 0.00 0.0
40 15 0.00 0.0
40 33 0.00 0.0
43 30 0.00 0.0
49 34 0.00 0.0
36 22 0.00 0.0
35 19 0.00 0.0
40 33 0.01 0.0
40 9 0.00 0.0
20 4 0.00 0.0
31 11 0.00 0.0
30 -2 0.00 0.0
3 -9 0.10 n/a
-1 -24 0.00 0.0
21 -13 0.04 n/a
18 7 0.00 0.0
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location