• Early AM

    May 5

    Lo 58°

    Cloudy

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Today

    May 5

    75°Lo 58°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      85%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
  • Wed

    May 6

    75°Lo 59°

    Mostly cloudy with a t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      89%
    • Precip
      51%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Thu

    May 7

    78°Lo 56°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      76%
    • Precip
      19%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    71°Lo 52°

    Variable clouds, a t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      67%
    • Precip
      16%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Hi 75° RealFeel® 76° Precipitation 61%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SE 8 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Considerable cloudiness with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.24 in
  • Rain: 0.24 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs
Lo 58° RealFeel® 54° Precipitation 25%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SE 8 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Rather cloudy and mild

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - May 5

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  Today Normal Record 5/5/2014
High 75° 70° N/A 70°
Low 58° 46° N/A 45°

Solunar Information for Ames, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:05 AM with 14:13 of sunlight, then sets at 8:18 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:56 PM with 10:06 of moolight, then sets at 8:02 AM

Mon, May 11
Last
Mon, May 18
New
Mon, May 25
First
Tue, Jun 2
Full

Curiosity Tastes Mars

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Tue. Stargazing