• Today

    Sep 23

    73°Lo 57°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      71%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Wed

    Sep 24

    72°Lo 58°

    Periods of sun with a shower

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      76%
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
  • Thu

    Sep 25

    79°Lo 60°

    Partly sunny and comfortable

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Sep 26

    81°Lo 59°

    Nice with clouds and sun

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Sep 27

    81°Lo 59°

    Mostly sunny, nice and warm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      75%
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 72° RealFeel® 71° Precipitation 45%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • S 9 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Intervals of clouds and sunshine with a shower in the area

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.05 in
  • Rain: 0.05 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 58° RealFeel® 55° Precipitation 9%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Mainly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Sep 24

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  Today Normal Record 9/24/2013
High 72° 73° N/A 74°
Low 58° 51° N/A 58°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:04 AM with 12:05 of sunlight, then sets at 7:09 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 7:27 AM with 11:52 of moolight, then sets at 7:19 PM

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