• Mon

    Jul 4

    81°Lo 66°

    Pleasant and warmer

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      45%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Jul 5

    90°Lo 72°

    A p.m. t-storm possible

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      79%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Wed

    Jul 6

    94°Lo 74°

    Chance of a thunderstorm

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      11%
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Thu

    Jul 7

    94°Lo 75°

    Hot with clouds and sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      90%
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
  • Fri

    Jul 8

    92°Lo 73°

    A thunderstorm possible

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      8%
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 90° RealFeel® 94° Precipitation 30%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SE 9 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Warmer with sunshine and some clouds; a shower or thunderstorm possible in the afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 35%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 72° RealFeel® 75° Precipitation 25%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSE 8 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Rather cloudy and humid

  • 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 - Jul 5

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  Today Normal Record 7/5/2015
High 90° 86° 106° (1936) 89°
Low 72° 66° 48° (1972) 65°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:47 AM with 15:04 of sunlight, then sets at 8:51 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 7:12 AM with 14:31 of moolight, then sets at 9:43 PM

Mon, Jul 4
New
Tue, Jul 12
First
Tue, Jul 19
Full
Tue, Jul 26
Last

'Frankenfish' Ready for Market

Dec 7, 2012; 7:08 AM ET A new lab-created meat is waiting for FDA approval that is at once very different and just the same as your favorite fish dinner.