Ames Nebraska Climate Data

Monthly Average Climate Data for Ames Nebraska

Switch Data to Celsius/Metric Units
MonthAvg. LowAvg. HighAvg. Precip
January13.2 °F32.3 °F0.71 in.
February17.0 °F36.8 °F0.92 in.
March27.5 °F49.6 °F1.66 in.
April38.2 °F62.1 °F3.17 in.
May50.2 °F72.4 °F4.73 in.
June61.2 °F82.6 °F4.9 in.
July65.2 °F86.1 °F3.32 in.
August62.5 °F84.0 °F3.91 in.
September53.1 °F77.8 °F3.09 in.
October40.4 °F65.0 °F2.3 in.
November27.7 °F49.5 °F1.34 in.
December17.5 °F36.2 °F1.13 in.
Annual39.5 °F61.2 °F31.18 in.

Climate Data for Ames Nebraska

Average First Frost DateOct. 11 - Oct. 20
Average Last Frost DateMay 11 - May 20
Average Days With Frost125-150 Days
Plant Hardiness Zone - 2023Zone 5b : -15°F to -10°F
Plant Hardiness Zone - 2012Zone 5b : -15°F to -10°F
Current Drought ConditionsExtreme Drought
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers With Year Around Precipitation