• Sat

    Mar 7

    47°Lo 25°

    Partly sunny

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      85%
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Mar 8

    46°Lo 27°

    Partly sunny

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      18%
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Mar 9

    47°Lo 28°

    Sunshine and patchy clouds

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      22%
    • Precip
      17%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Tue

    Mar 10

    48°Lo 30°

    Plenty of sunshine

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

    Mar 11

    51°Lo 38°

    Plenty of sunshine

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
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Hi 47° RealFeel® 44° Precipitation 10%

Day

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E

S

W

  • N 12 mph
  • Gusts: 40 mph

Sunshine and patchy clouds

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 3%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 28° RealFeel® 21° Precipitation 17%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NW 15 mph
  • Gusts: 41 mph

Mainly 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 - Mar 9

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  Today Normal Record 3/9/2014
High 47° 46° 72° (1990) 58°
Low 28° 27° -4° (1912) 22°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:37 AM with 11:37 of sunlight, then sets at 7:14 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:12 PM with 10:49 of moolight, then sets at 10:01 AM

Thu, Mar 5
Full
Fri, Mar 13
Last
Fri, Mar 20
New
Fri, Mar 27
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