• Thu

    Feb 18

    43°Lo 26°

    Cloudy

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      100%
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Fri

    Feb 19

    45°Lo 24°

    Cloudy

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      98%
    • Precip
      57%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
  • Sat

    Feb 20

    38°Lo 20°

    Chance for ice, then rain

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
    more
  • Sun

    Feb 21

    43°Lo 21°

    Plenty of clouds

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Mon

    Feb 22

    33°Lo 25°

    Clouds; colder with flurries

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      96%
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
    more
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Hi 45° RealFeel® 43° Precipitation 25%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NNE 7 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Cloudy

  • Max UV Index: 1 (Low)
  • 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 24° RealFeel® 22° Precipitation 57%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Cloudy; an evening flurry followed by a little snow and sleet late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0.07 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0.6 in
  • Ice: 0.03 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Feb 19

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  Today Normal Record 2/19/2015
High 45° 37° 70° (1930) 16°
Low 24° 20° -11° (1936) -3°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:05 AM with 10:48 of sunlight, then sets at 5:53 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:11 PM with 14:25 of moolight, then sets at 5:36 AM

Mon, Feb 15
First
Mon, Feb 22
Full
Tue, Mar 1
Last
Wed, Mar 9
New

Curiosity Tastes Mars

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