• Early AM

    May 24

    Lo 61°

    A couple of heavy thunderstorms

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Precip
      67%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Today

    May 24

    71°Lo 62°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      98%
    • Precip
      76%
    • Hours of Precip
      9
  • Mon

    May 25

    79°Lo 62°

    A thunderstorm in spots

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      48%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
    more
  • Tue

    May 26

    73°Lo 57°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      52%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    May 27

    80°Lo 61°

    Sunny and warmer

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      38%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Temp (°F) 68° 68° 69° 71° 69° 68° 67° 67°
RealFeel® 66° 66° 68° 69° 63° 61° 60° 60°
Humidity 79% 79% 77% 73% 78% 79% 82% 82%
   
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Wind (mph) 16 S 15 S 15 S 13 SSE 12 SSE 10 SSE 9 SSE 9 SE
UV Index 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 94% 94% 94% 94% 94% 98% 98% 98%
Dew Point 61° 62° 62° 62° 62° 62° 62° 61°
Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F

Temperature History - May 24

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  Today Normal Record 5/24/2014
High 71° 75° 97° (1939) 81°
Low 62° 55° 36° (1924) 61°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:48 AM with 14:47 of sunlight, then sets at 8:35 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:02 PM with 13:33 of moolight, then sets at 1:35 AM

Mon, May 25
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Tue, Jun 2
Full
Tue, Jun 9
Last
Tue, Jun 16
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Sun. Stargazing