• Fri

    Aug 1

    86°Lo 67°

    Partly sunny with a shower

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      11%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 2

    90°Lo 62°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      85%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 3

    88°Lo 64°

    Mostly sunny

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Mon

    Aug 4

    84°Lo 66°

    Sunshine and less humid

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      40%
    • Precip
      22%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Aug 5

    90°Lo 66°

    Mostly sunny

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      7%
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
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Hi 88° RealFeel® 89° Precipitation 0%

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E

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W

  • WNW 6 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Mostly sunny

  • 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 64° RealFeel® 62° Precipitation 0%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NW 5 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Clear

  • 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 - Aug 3

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  Today Normal Record 8/3/2013
High 88° 85° 105° (1930) 82°
Low 64° 66° 50° (1927) 64°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:11 AM with 14:19 of sunlight, then sets at 8:30 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:39 PM with 10:40 of moolight, then sets at 12:19 AM

Sat, Jul 26
New
Mon, Aug 4
First
Sun, Aug 10
Full
Sun, Aug 17
Last

Curiosity Tastes Mars

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