• Thu

    Jun 30

    85°Lo 63°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      23%
    • Precip
      22%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
  • Fri

    Jul 1

    83°Lo 62°

    Pleasant with some sun

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      52%
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Jul 2

    84°Lo 63°

    Sun followed by clouds

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      77%
    • Precip
      23%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Jul 3

    86°Lo 64°

    Sunny intervals

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      90%
    • Precip
      51%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Mon

    Jul 4

    85°Lo 65°

    A thunderstorm possible

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      86%
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
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Hi 85° RealFeel® 86° Precipitation 30%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NNW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 22 mph

Mainly cloudy with a shower or thunderstorm possible

  • 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 65° RealFeel® 59° Precipitation 75%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NE 8 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Considerable cloudiness; an evening shower in spots followed by heavy showers late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.47 in
  • Rain: 0.47 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3.5 hrs

Temperature History - Jul 4

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  Today Normal Record 7/4/2015
High 85° 86° 109° (1936) 82°
Low 65° 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, Jun 27
Last
Mon, Jul 4
New
Tue, Jul 12
First
Tue, Jul 19
Full

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