• Mon

    Apr 21

    65°Lo 47°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      2%
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Apr 22

    70°Lo 50°

    Mostly sunny

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      32%
    • Precip
      17%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Apr 23

    69°Lo 54°

    A couple of showers

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      65%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Thu

    Apr 24

    65°Lo 45°

    Rain and a thunderstorm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      68%
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hours of Precip
      10.5
    more
  • Fri

    Apr 25

    71°Lo 36°

    Sunshine

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      79%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
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Hi 71° RealFeel® 68° Precipitation 1%

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S

W

  • WNW 17 mph
  • Gusts: 42 mph

Sunshine

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 36° RealFeel® 25° Precipitation 25%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NW 13 mph
  • Gusts: 27 mph

Rather cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Apr 25

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  Today Normal Record 4/25/2013
High 71° 66° 90° (2012) 63°
Low 36° 45° 28° (1934) 32°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:20 AM with 13:46 of sunlight, then sets at 8:06 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:11 AM with 12:15 of moolight, then sets at 4:26 PM

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