• Tonight

    Jan 29

    Lo 20°

    Clearing and colder

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      47%
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
  • Fri

    Jan 30

    40°Lo 31°

    Partly sunny

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      60%
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Jan 31

    39°Lo 24°

    Cloudy with a little snow

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      100%
    • Precip
      67%
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
    more
  • Sun

    Feb 1

    28°Lo 6°

    Cloudy, flurries; colder

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      7%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Mon

    Feb 2

    24°Lo 19°

    Mostly sunny

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      88%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Hi 37° RealFeel® 24° Precipitation 25%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NNW 20 mph
  • Gusts: 36 mph

Rain and drizzle this morning; otherwise, mostly cloudy, winds gradually subsiding and colder

  • Max UV Index: 1 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 20° RealFeel® 13° Precipitation 0%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNW 10 mph
  • Gusts: 22 mph

Clearing and colder

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Jan 29

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 1/29/2014
High 37° 32° 62° (1919) 40°
Low 20° 15° -23° (1966)

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:30 AM with 9:56 of sunlight, then sets at 5:26 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:15 PM with 14:43 of moolight, then sets at 3:58 AM

Tue, Feb 3
Full
Thu, Feb 12
Last
Wed, Feb 18
New
Wed, Feb 25
First

Curiosity Tastes Mars

Dec 14, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The Mars Science Laboratory Rover 'Curiosity' continues its sampling and analyzing of the Martian surface.

Thu. Stargazing