• Today

    Jul 23

    82°Lo 61°

    Partly sunny and not as hot

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      13%
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Thu

    Jul 24

    80°Lo 65°

    A t-storm around in the p.m.

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Fri

    Jul 25

    88°Lo 71°

    A strong morning thunderstorm

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      41%
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sat

    Jul 26

    88°Lo 67°

    Humid with periods of sun

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      1%
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Jul 27

    81°Lo 62°

    Breezy with sunshine

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      2%
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 82° RealFeel® 85° Precipitation 0%

Day

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E

S

W

  • NNE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 11 mph

Partly sunny and not as hot with lower humidity

  • Max UV Index: 8 (Very High)
  • Thunderstorms: 4%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 61° RealFeel® 60° Precipitation 4%

Night

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E

S

W

  • ESE 3 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Mostly clear

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 4%
  • 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 23

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  Today Normal Record 7/23/2013
High 82° 86° 105° (2012) 79°
Low 61° 67° 52° (1887) 65°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:00 AM with 14:41 of sunlight, then sets at 8:41 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:21 AM with 14:49 of moolight, then sets at 6:10 PM

Sat, Jul 26
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