• Tonight

    Aug 27

    Lo 70°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      93%
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      4.5
    more
  • Thu

    Aug 28

    84°Lo 70°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      89%
    • Precip
      57%
    • Hours of Precip
      6.5
  • Fri

    Aug 29

    80°Lo 66°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      85%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      7
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 30

    81°Lo 65°

    Partly sunny with a t-storm

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      23%
    • Precip
      22%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 31

    85°Lo 71°

    Humid with partial sunshine

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      82%
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
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Occasional rain and a thunderstorm 79° Lo 73° RealFeel® 82° / 75°

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  • Precipitation: 56%
  • Rain: 0.24 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 86%
  • Cloud Cover: 89%
  • Dew Point: 72° F
  • Visibility: 8 mi
5 mph

Temperature History - Aug 28

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  Today Normal Record 8/28/2013
High 84° 82° 100° (1984) 99°
Low 70° 63° 41° (1986) 74°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:36 AM with 13:19 of sunlight, then sets at 7:55 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:33 AM with 11:42 of moolight, then sets at 9:15 PM

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Tue, Sep 9
Full
Tue, Sep 16
Last
Wed, Sep 24
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Curiosity Tastes Mars

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Thu. Stargazing