• Early AM

    Jul 31

    Lo 59°

    Partly cloudy

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      14%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Today

    Jul 31

    83°Lo 63°

    A thunderstorm in spots

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Precip
      41%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
  • Fri

    Aug 1

    82°Lo 63°

    A thunderstorm in spots

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 2

    85°Lo 61°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      3%
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 3

    86°Lo 66°

    Sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      4%
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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T-storms
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Temp (°F) 83° 81° 81° 80° 78° 76° 74° 71°
RealFeel® 89° 85° 82° 77° 75° 73° 71° 68°
Humidity 38% 40% 41% 46% 48% 51% 57% 62%
   
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Rain
 
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Wind (mph) 4 W 4 W 4 W 3 WNW 3 WNW 3 NW 2 N 2 NE
UV Index 6 4 3 1 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 20% 25% 27% 27% 25% 26% 26% 26%
Dew Point 55° 55° 55° 57° 57° 57° 58° 57°
Middle Grid line 85 F Middle Grid line 80 F Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F

Temperature History - Jul 31

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  Today Normal Record 7/31/2013
High 83° 85° 105° (1955) 86°
Low 63° 67° 49° (1971) 65°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:08 AM with 14:26 of sunlight, then sets at 8:34 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:40 AM with 12:01 of moolight, then sets at 10:41 PM

Mon, Aug 4
First
Sun, Aug 10
Full
Sun, Aug 17
Last
Mon, Aug 25
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Thu. Stargazing