• Sun

    Jul 3

    83°Lo 66°

    Pleasant with variable clouds

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      36%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Jul 4

    88°Lo 70°

    A p.m. t-storm possible

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      27%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Tue

    Jul 5

    94°Lo 76°

    A p.m. t-storm possible

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      54%
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Jul 6

    96°Lo 74°

    A thunderstorm possible

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      4%
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Thu

    Jul 7

    89°Lo 69°

    Clouds limiting sun

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      35%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
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Hi 88° RealFeel® 91° Precipitation 30%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SE 10 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Mostly sunny with a thunderstorm possible in the afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 8 (Very High)
  • Thunderstorms: 35%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 70° RealFeel® 70° Precipitation 25%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSE 7 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Humid with patchy clouds

  • 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 - Jul 4

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  Today Normal Record 7/4/2015
High 88° 86° 109° (1936) 82°
Low 70° 66° 48° (1967) 61°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:46 AM with 15:06 of sunlight, then sets at 8:52 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:10 AM with 14:47 of moolight, then sets at 8:57 PM

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

'Frankenfish' Ready for Market

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