• Early AM

    Jul 4

    Lo 59°

    Mainly clear

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      17%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Today

    Jul 4

    83°Lo 64°

    Mostly sunny and beautiful

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      12%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Jul 5

    87°Lo 72°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Mon

    Jul 6

    81°Lo 60°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      76%
    • Precip
      51%
    • Hours of Precip
      4.5
    more
  • Tue

    Jul 7

    77°Lo 59°

    Pleasant with clouds and sun

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      56%
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Temp (°F) 85° 85° 87° 85° 84° 83° 81° 79°
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UV Index 6 5 3 2 1 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 26% 26% 26% 26% 26% 95% 95% 95%
Dew Point 67° 66° 67° 67° 68° 68° 67° 68°
Middle Grid line 90 F Middle Grid line 85 F Middle Grid line 80 F Middle Grid line 75 F

Temperature History - Jul 5

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  Today Normal Record 7/5/2014
High 87° 86° 106° (1936) 77°
Low 72° 66° 48° (1972) 63°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:46 AM with 15:06 of sunlight, then sets at 8:52 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:20 PM with 11:45 of moolight, then sets at 11:05 AM

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Fri, Jul 31
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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.

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