• Today

    Apr 28

    73°Lo 47°

    Mostly sunny

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      18%
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Wed

    Apr 29

    71°Lo 45°

    Sunshine and patchy clouds

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

    Apr 30

    69°Lo 45°

    Nice with plenty of sunshine

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      8%
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    May 1

    73°Lo 53°

    A t-storm in the afternoon

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      22%
    • Precip
      17%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Sat

    May 2

    78°Lo 59°

    Mostly cloudy and pleasant

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      10%
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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UV Index 5 4 2 1 0 0 0 0
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Dew Point 34° 33° 34° 35° 35° 35° 36° 36°
Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F Middle Grid line 60 F

Temperature History - Apr 28

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  Today Normal Record 4/28/2014
High 73° 67° 91° (1910) 67°
Low 47° 46° 30° (1950) 53°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:16 AM with 13:53 of sunlight, then sets at 8:09 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:09 PM with 12:54 of moolight, then sets at 4:03 AM

Mon, May 4
Full
Mon, May 11
Last
Mon, May 18
New
Mon, May 25
First

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.

Tue. Stargazing