November weather forecast and climate
Ames, IA

The last month of the autumn, November, is another chilly month in Ames, Iowa, with temperature in the range of an average high of 45.9°F (7.7°C) and an average low of 32°F (0°C).

Temperature

In Ames, the average high-temperature drops, from a mild 59.9°F (15.5°C) in October, to a chilly 45.9°F (7.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Ames, is 32°F (0°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Ames is 73%.

Rainfall

In Ames, during November, the rain falls for 7.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.26" (32mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 130.6 rainfall days, and 27.48" (698mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Ames, during November, snow falls for 2.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.77" (45mm) of snow. In Ames, during the entire year, snow falls for 36.2 days, and aggregates up to 15.43" (392mm) of snow.

Daylight

In November, the average length of the day in Ames is 9.8h.

Sunshine

In Ames, the average sunshine is 5.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in November is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In November, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in November in Ames?

In November, in Ames, the average high-temperature is 45.9°F (7.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 32°F (0°C).

What is the average humidity in November in Ames?

In November, the average relative humidity in Ames is 73%.

How many days does it rain in November in Ames?

In Ames, during November, the rain falls for 7.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.26" (32mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in November in Ames?

In November, in Ames, it is snowing for 2.9 days. Throughout November, 1.77" (45mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Ames have in November?

In Ames, Iowa, the average length of the day in November is 9.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ames have in November?

In November, the average sunshine is 5.4h.

How high is the UV index in November in Ames?

The average daily maximum UV index in November is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in November - Ames, IA
  • Average high temperature in November: 45.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in November: 32°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.5°F).

Average pressure in November - Ames, IA
  • Average pressure in November: 30.09"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.88").

Average wind speed in November - Ames, IA
  • Average wind speed in November: 10.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.1mph).

Average humidity in November - Ames, IA
  • Average humidity in November: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in November - Ames, IA
  • Average rainfall in November: 1.26"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.09").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.94").

Average rainfall days in November - Ames, IA
  • Average rainfall days in November: 7.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.3 days).

Average snowfall in November - Ames, IA
  • Average snowfall in November: 1.77"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.06").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in November - Ames, IA
  • Average snowfall days in November: 2.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in November / Average sunshine in November - Ames, IA
  • Average daylight in November: 9.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in November: 5.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.9h).

Average sunshine days in November - Ames, IA
  • Average sunshine days in November: 19.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (10.4 days).

Average UV index in November - Ames, IA
  • Average UV index in November: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in November - Ames, IA
  • Average cloud cover in November: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 57).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in November - Ames, IA
  • Average visibility in November: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, July and August (5mi).