• Tonight

    Dec 18

    Lo 26°

    Mostly cloudy

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      90%
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
  • Fri

    Dec 19

    38°Lo 30°

    Cloudy

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Dec 20

    40°Lo 34°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      98%
    • Precip
      41%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sun

    Dec 21

    44°Lo 36°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      81%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Mon

    Dec 22

    45°Lo 32°

    Cloudy with a bit of rain

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      80%
    • Precip
      43%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
    more
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Wind (mph) 5 ESE 5 SE 4 SSE 4 S 4 S 2 S 4 S 4 S
UV Index 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 92% 91% 90% 90% 90% 90% 89% 89%
Dew Point 18° 18° 18° 19° 20° 20° 21° 21°
Middle Grid line 30 F Middle Grid line 25 F

Temperature History - Dec 18

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  Today Normal Record 12/18/2013
High 31° 33° 64° (1976) 51°
Low 26° 17° -16° (1985) 20°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:36 AM with 9:10 of sunlight, then sets at 4:46 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:48 AM with 10:41 of moolight, then sets at 2:29 PM

Mon, Dec 22
New
Sun, Dec 28
First
Mon, Jan 5
Full
Tue, Jan 13
Last

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