• Today

    Jul 1

    78°Lo 63°

    Pleasant with some sun

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      50%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Jul 2

    72°Lo 59°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      93%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sun

    Jul 3

    71°Lo 62°

    Variably cloudy, a t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      96%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Mon

    Jul 4

    81°Lo 66°

    Warmer; an afternoon shower

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      42%
    • Precip
      21%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Tue

    Jul 5

    90°Lo 73°

    Partly sunny and warmer

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      49%
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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  • SE 10 mph
  • Gusts: 14 mph

Mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 8%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
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Night

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  • ESE 8 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 17%
  • 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 2

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  Today Normal Record 7/2/2015
High 72° 85° 102° (1911) 71°
Low 59° 66° 50° (1959) 59°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:45 AM with 15:07 of sunlight, then sets at 8:52 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:17 AM with 14:45 of moolight, then sets at 7:02 PM

Mon, Jul 4
New
Tue, Jul 12
First
Tue, Jul 19
Full
Tue, Jul 26
Last

'Frankenfish' Ready for Market

Dec 7, 2012; 7:08 AM ET A new lab-created meat is waiting for FDA approval that is at once very different and just the same as your favorite fish dinner.

Sat. Stargazing