• Mon

    May 11

    61°Lo 45°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      92%
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
  • Tue

    May 12

    64°Lo 46°

    Low clouds

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      34%
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    May 13

    69°Lo 52°

    Sunshine and patchy clouds

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      74%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Thu

    May 14

    74°Lo 56°

    Rather cloudy with a shower

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      100%
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hours of Precip
      7
    more
  • Fri

    May 15

    78°Lo 48°

    Some rain and a thunderstorm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      6
    more
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Hi 61° RealFeel® 58° Precipitation 64%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 16 mph
  • Gusts: 23 mph

Cloudy, breezy and cooler with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.45 in
  • Rain: 0.45 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs
Lo 45° RealFeel® 38° Precipitation 20%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NW 12 mph
  • Gusts: 20 mph

Mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 9%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - May 11

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  Today Normal Record 5/11/2014
High 61° 71° 93° (2000) 78°
Low 45° 51° 30° (1946) 57°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:00 AM with 14:23 of sunlight, then sets at 8:23 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:00 AM with 11:05 of moolight, then sets at 1:05 PM

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