• Today

    Aug 2

    92°Lo 65°

    A strong afternoon t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      38%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 3

    83°Lo 65°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Tue

    Aug 4

    81°Lo 67°

    Sun and some clouds

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      98%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 5

    81°Lo 64°

    Rather cloudy with a t-storm

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      53%
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Thu

    Aug 6

    78°Lo 62°

    A thunderstorm possible

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      78%
    • Precip
      50%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
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UV Index 3 4 6 7 7 7 6 4
Cloud Cover 46% 46% 46% 46% 46% 46% 46% 46%
Dew Point 57° 57° 56° 54° 53° 53° 53° 54°
Middle Grid line 85 F Middle Grid line 80 F Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F

Temperature History - Aug 3

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  Today Normal Record 8/3/2014
High 83° 85° 105° (1930) 88°
Low 65° 66° 50° (1927) 68°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:11 AM with 14:19 of sunlight, then sets at 8:30 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:31 PM with 12:42 of moolight, then sets at 11:13 AM

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Mon. Stargazing