• Today

    Sep 18

    70°Lo 57°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Fri

    Sep 19

    79°Lo 70°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      63%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Sep 20

    82°Lo 59°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      13%
    • Precip
      69%
    • Hours of Precip
      7
  • Sun

    Sep 21

    74°Lo 51°

    Mostly sunny and nice

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

    Sep 22

    71°Lo 51°

    Mostly sunny

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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A couple of showers 73° Lo 67° RealFeel® 71° / 63°

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  • Precipitation: 69%
  • Rain: 0.11 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 77%
  • Cloud Cover: 26%
  • Dew Point: 63° F
  • Visibility: 8 mi
6 mph

Temperature History - Sep 20

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  Today Normal Record 9/20/2013
High 82° 74° N/A 71°
Low 59° 53° N/A 54°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:00 AM with 12:16 of sunlight, then sets at 7:16 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:38 AM with 13:43 of moolight, then sets at 5:21 PM

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New
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First
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Full
Wed, Oct 15
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Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Studies Moon

Sep 14, 2014; 5:00 AM ET We now know the topographical structure of the moon better than our own planet thanks to LRO.

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