• Tonight

    Apr 16

    Lo 32°

    A shower early; rather cloudy

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      84%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Thu

    Apr 17

    52°Lo 36°

    Cloudy

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Fri

    Apr 18

    59°Lo 40°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      91%
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sat

    Apr 19

    64°Lo 52°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 20

    65°Lo 48°

    Mostly cloudy, a little rain

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      53%
    • Precip
      21%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
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Times of clouds and sun 54° Lo 39° RealFeel® 59° / 36°

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  • Precipitation: 25%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 55%
  • Cloud Cover: 62%
  • Dew Point: 30° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
6 mph

Temperature History - Apr 18

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  Today Normal Record 4/18/2013
High 59° 63° 90° (1985) 43°
Low 40° 42° 20° (1983) 35°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:31 AM with 13:27 of sunlight, then sets at 7:58 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:46 PM with 10:00 of moolight, then sets at 9:46 AM

Tue, Apr 22
Last
Tue, Apr 29
New
Wed, May 7
First
Wed, May 14
Full

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.

Fri. Stargazing