• Tonight

    Mar 5

    Lo 15°

    Mostly clear and frigid

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      13%
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Fri

    Mar 6

    46°Lo 33°

    Mostly sunny and milder

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      6%
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Mar 7

    48°Lo 31°

    Plenty of sunshine

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      21%
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Mar 8

    48°Lo 28°

    Plenty of sunshine

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      6%
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Mar 9

    52°Lo 36°

    Plenty of sunshine

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Temp (°F) 11°
RealFeel® -4° -4° -5° -8° -1° -4°
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Wind (mph) 7 N 9 NNW 8 NNW 8 N 9 NNE 6 N 6 N 4 NNW
UV Index 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 45% 35% 35% 45% 35% 35% 23% 25%
Dew Point -1° -2° -4° -5° -7° -7° -7°
Middle Grid line 15 F Middle Grid line 10 F Middle Grid line 5 F Middle Grid line 0 F

Temperature History - Mar 5

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  Today Normal Record 3/5/2014
High 21° 44° 74° (2009) 27°
Low 15° 26° -15° (1960) 22°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:43 AM with 11:27 of sunlight, then sets at 6:10 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:24 PM with 12:34 of moolight, then sets at 6:58 AM

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Curiosity Tastes Mars

Dec 14, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The Mars Science Laboratory Rover 'Curiosity' continues its sampling and analyzing of the Martian surface.

Thu. Stargazing