• Today

    Jul 30

    81°Lo 66°

    Warmer with clouds and sun

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      31%
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Jul 31

    83°Lo 69°

    Sunshine and humid

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      96%
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
  • Mon

    Aug 1

    86°Lo 74°

    Periods of sun with a t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Tue

    Aug 2

    93°Lo 73°

    Humid with clouds and sun

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      14%
    • Precip
      24%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 3

    93°Lo 76°

    Sunshine, very warm and muggy

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      28%
    • Precip
      51%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Temperature History - Jul 31

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  Today Normal Record 7/31/2015
High 83° 85° 105° (1955) 90°
Low 69° 67° 49° (1971) 69°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:09 AM with 14:23 of sunlight, then sets at 8:32 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:58 AM with 14:48 of moolight, then sets at 6:46 PM

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