Ames Weather in 1990

Historical record of Ames, Iowa weather for the year 1990 based on NOAA data.
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1990 Ames Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 96 °F July 4
Lowest temperature -15 °F December 23
Highest daily low 76 °F July 8
Lowest daily high -7 °F December 22
Most daily precipitation 2.5 inches May 19
Most daily snow 9.1 inches December 3
Total annual precipitation 44.3 inches -
Total annual snow 27.3 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Ames in 1990
Rank Temperature Date
1 96 °F Jul 4
1 96 °F Jul 3
3 93 °F Sep 5
4 92 °F Sep 6
4 92 °F Aug 27
4 92 °F Aug 26
4 92 °F Aug 25
4 92 °F Jul 5
9 91 °F Sep 7
9 91 °F Sep 4
9 91 °F Aug 28
9 91 °F Jun 27
9 91 °F Jun 12
Lowest Temperatures in Ames in 1990
Rank Temperature Date
1 -15 °F December 23
1 -15 °F December 22
3 -11 °F December 30
3 -11 °F December 26
5 -8 °F December 31
5 -8 °F December 21
7 -7 °F December 29
8 -6 °F February 17
9 -4 °F December 25
9 -4 °F December 24
January 1990 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
31 8 0.00 0.0
46 15 0.00 0.0
45 25 0.00 0.0
40 20 0.00 0.0
44 13 0.00 0.0
40 14 0.00 0.0
49 24 0.00 0.0
50 24 0.00 0.0
38 31 0.00 0.0
47 19 0.00 0.0
47 31 0.00 0.0
34 17 0.00 0.0
36 9 0.00 0.0
46 22 0.00 0.0
57 22 0.00 0.0
58 35 0.00 0.0
58 30 0.43 0.0
35 23 0.00 0.0
33 17 0.00 0.0
31 27 0.21 3.1
29 10 0.00 0.0
37 20 0.00 0.0
40 29 0.02 0.0
38 27 0.03 0.0
29 18 0.03 1.0
40 13 0.00 0.0
37 26 0.00 0.0
41 19 0.00 0.0
46 20 0.00 0.0
40 17 0.00 0.0
52 13 0.00 0.0
February 1990 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
46 15 0.00 0.0
24 14 0.04 1.0
29 23 0.04 0.5
47 11 0.00 0.0
53 34 0.00 0.0
49 28 0.00 0.0
52 23 0.00 0.0
47 30 0.00 0.0
41 26 0.00 0.0
40 21 0.00 0.0
51 26 0.04 0.8
65 31 0.00 0.0
60 21 0.00 0.0
21 14 0.07 0.9
26 17 0.17 1.4
27 10 0.07 1.8
22 -6 0.00 0.0
29 15 0.00 0.0
27 9 0.00 0.0
33 5 0.00 0.0
41 18 0.00 0.0
40 33 0.00 0.0
47 21 0.00 0.0
42 8 0.00 0.0
24 6 0.00 0.0
45 16 0.00 0.0
44 21 0.00 0.0
41 14 0.00 0.0
March 1990 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
52 18 0.00 0.0
56 30 0.00 0.0
48 17 0.00 0.0
61 21 0.00 0.0
57 29 0.00 0.0
32 27 0.00 0.0
32 27 1.42 0.0
36 30 0.77 0.0
65 31 0.00 0.0
65 36 0.08 0.0
66 50 0.43 0.0
72 53 0.00 0.0
69 51 0.97 0.0
64 43 0.63 0.0
43 32 0.45 0.0
42 32 0.01 0.0
45 33 0.00 0.0
39 27 0.00 0.0
35 15 0.00 0.0
58 21 0.00 0.0
68 33 0.00 0.0
65 35 0.00 0.0
37 18 0.00 0.0
37 22 0.00 0.0
47 19 0.00 0.0
46 20 0.00 0.0
54 20 0.00 0.0
51 34 0.00 0.0
43 35 0.17 0.0
44 36 0.00 0.0
47 38 0.08 0.0
April 1990 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
58 40 0.00 0.0
50 30 0.00 0.0
55 20 0.00 0.0
59 40 0.00 0.0
59 28 0.00 0.0
40 18 0.00 0.0
56 17 0.00 0.0
70 35 0.00 0.0
68 47 0.24 0.0
49 34 0.14 0.0
48 22 0.00 0.0
52 20 0.00 0.0
52 37 0.24 0.0
63 32 0.07 0.0
63 33 0.09 0.0
55 32 0.04 0.0
47 22 0.00 0.0
59 26 0.00 0.0
59 41 0.15 0.0
71 54 0.07 0.0
71 48 0.00 0.0
81 46 0.00 0.0
86 55 0.00 0.0
84 63 0.00 0.0
83 60 0.00 0.0
79 63 0.00 0.0
78 57 0.46 0.0
62 32 0.48 0.0
56 40 0.02 0.0
59 30 0.00 0.0
May 1990 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
61 30 0.00 0.0
66 35 0.00 0.0
66 35 0.02 0.0
59 45 0.53 0.0
66 42 0.03 0.0
72 42 0.00 0.0
84 48 0.00 0.0
84 59 0.00 0.0
74 44 1.95 0.0
56 37 0.00 0.0
64 37 0.00 0.0
60 47 0.79 0.0
65 43 0.00 0.0
71 51 0.00 0.0
71 50 0.07 0.0
69 53 0.80 0.0
67 46 0.00 0.0
76 45 0.00 0.0
76 55 2.52 0.0
60 44 0.00 0.0
55 47 0.00 0.0
68 45 0.00 0.0
68 55 0.75 0.0
64 51 0.33 0.0
63 56 0.77 0.0
67 57 0.00 0.0
71 51 0.00 0.0
72 52 0.00 0.0
77 55 0.00 0.0
76 53 0.00 0.0
73 50 0.00 0.0
June 1990 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
81 59 0.00 0.0
80 56 0.14 0.0
63 44 0.12 0.0
66 44 0.00 0.0
78 54 0.01 0.0
80 52 0.00 0.0
75 54 0.62 0.0
73 60 0.02 0.0
81 57 0.00 0.0
85 57 0.00 0.0
85 66 0.00 0.0
91 73 0.02 0.0
83 65 0.37 0.0
82 65 0.02 0.0
81 59 0.63 0.0
78 68 1.43 0.0
83 64 1.88 0.0
85 61 0.00 0.0
86 63 1.04 0.0
79 63 0.00 0.0
78 60 0.04 0.0
74 59 0.78 0.0
75 56 0.00 0.0
81 58 0.00 0.0
80 67 0.00 0.0
90 66 0.00 0.0
91 67 0.06 0.0
90 66 0.85 0.0
89 73 0.07 0.0
90 75 0.17 0.0
July 1990 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
90 68 0.00 0.0
87 69 0.00 0.0
96 75 0.00 0.0
96 75 0.00 0.0
92 64 1.52 0.0
78 61 0.00 0.0
88 67 0.00 0.0
88 76 0.00 0.0
87 64 0.92 0.0
77 64 0.86 0.0
78 58 0.00 0.0
71 55 1.07 0.0
71 52 0.00 0.0
72 55 0.40 0.0
77 55 0.01 0.0
84 60 0.00 0.0
84 66 0.00 0.0
84 72 0.09 0.0
84 68 0.42 0.0
77 66 0.23 0.0
77 62 0.00 0.0
74 60 0.00 0.0
77 56 0.00 0.0
77 59 0.00 0.0
77 63 0.00 0.0
77 63 0.61 0.0
85 70 1.12 0.0
85 68 0.09 0.0
83 67 0.36 0.0
80 63 0.00 0.0
74 56 0.00 0.0
August 1990 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
78 55 0.00 0.0
80 61 0.10 0.0
76 65 0.37 0.0
78 63 0.00 0.0
78 56 0.00 0.0
73 51 0.00 0.0
76 55 0.00 0.0
76 54 0.00 0.0
81 57 0.00 0.0
81 60 1.24 0.0
79 64 0.10 0.0
78 63 0.01 0.0
75 55 0.00 0.0
79 61 0.00 0.0
82 61 0.00 0.0
82 64 0.00 0.0
88 71 0.20 0.0
90 70 0.00 0.0
87 70 0.42 0.0
74 69 1.00 0.0
74 63 0.00 0.0
73 65 0.00 0.0
84 65 0.00 0.0
84 68 0.64 0.0
92 66 0.08 0.0
92 72 0.00 0.0
92 71 0.00 0.0
91 69 0.00 0.0
87 66 0.06 0.0
82 58 0.07 0.0
88 64 0.00 0.0
September 1990 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
88 66 0.00 0.0
82 70 0.22 0.0
84 65 0.00 0.0
91 69 0.00 0.0
93 68 0.00 0.0
92 70 0.00 0.0
91 65 0.00 0.0
83 61 1.12 0.0
84 62 0.00 0.0
87 60 0.00 0.0
87 64 0.00 0.0
87 62 0.00 0.0
86 62 0.00 0.0
84 57 0.00 0.0
82 47 0.00 0.0
80 46 0.00 0.0
64 44 0.00 0.0
63 53 0.89 0.0
68 55 0.00 0.0
68 53 0.02 0.0
70 55 0.00 0.0
69 48 0.00 0.0
58 42 0.00 0.0
76 38 0.00 0.0
85 53 0.00 0.0
86 54 0.00 0.0
83 53 0.00 0.0
75 53 0.00 0.0
75 49 0.00 0.0
67 39 0.00 0.0
October 1990 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
69 51 0.00 0.0
78 50 0.00 0.0
75 52 1.01 0.0
71 44 0.00 0.0
87 55 0.00 0.0
85 60 0.00 0.0
72 40 0.00 0.0
55 40 0.19 0.0
50 38 0.00 0.0
53 28 0.00 0.0
67 33 0.00 0.0
65 40 0.00 0.0
66 36 0.00 0.0
61 46 0.07 0.0
59 36 0.00 0.0
71 44 0.00 0.0
71 52 0.00 0.0
52 29 0.11 0.0
60 28 0.00 0.0
59 43 0.04 0.0
49 35 0.22 0.0
61 29 0.00 0.0
66 36 0.00 0.0
65 35 0.00 0.0
55 28 0.00 0.0
68 33 0.00 0.0
65 43 0.00 0.0
56 30 0.00 0.0
77 36 0.00 0.0
73 45 0.00 0.0
76 42 0.00 0.0
November 1990 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
75 54 0.00 0.0
70 49 0.12 0.0
50 36 0.52 0.0
36 30 0.27 0.0
40 27 0.00 0.0
36 30 0.34 4.1
31 10 0.00 0.0
31 10 0.10 0.6
40 28 0.00 0.0
46 31 0.00 0.0
55 28 0.00 0.0
49 27 0.00 0.0
53 31 0.00 0.0
72 33 0.00 0.0
70 50 0.00 0.0
62 36 0.00 0.0
51 24 0.00 0.0
56 24 0.00 0.0
58 29 0.00 0.0
61 41 0.00 0.0
71 50 0.00 0.0
56 27 0.00 0.0
51 38 0.00 0.0
58 32 0.00 0.0
51 26 0.00 0.0
65 24 0.00 0.0
62 27 0.20 0.0
36 17 0.00 0.0
44 16 0.00 0.0
53 34 0.00 0.0
December 1990 Ames Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
46 32 0.00 0.0
36 17 0.00 0.0
34 22 0.90 9.1
24 9 0.00 0.0
36 13 0.00 0.0
37 22 0.00 0.0
38 21 0.00 0.0
43 28 0.00 0.0
47 28 0.00 0.0
44 30 0.00 0.0
50 29 0.00 0.0
43 29 0.00 0.0
37 21 0.00 0.0
31 20 0.15 0.4
33 29 0.29 0.0
33 21 0.00 0.0
33 23 0.31 1.6
25 1 0.00 0.0
33 25 0.01 0.0
36 4 0.03 0.0
4 -8 0.13 0.5
-7 -15 0.00 0.0
2 -15 0.00 0.0
21 -4 0.00 0.0
21 -4 0.00 0.0
8 -11 0.00 0.0
21 5 0.00 0.0
30 15 0.00 0.0
32 -7 0.06 0.5
-5 -11 0.00 0.0
21 -8 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