• Today

    Aug 27

    82°Lo 69°

    Mostly cloudy and warmer

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      32%
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
  • Sun

    Aug 28

    87°Lo 71°

    Humid with clouds and sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      81%
    • Precip
      17%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 29

    86°Lo 70°

    A thunderstorm in the area

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      98%
    • Precip
      57%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
  • Tue

    Aug 30

    82°Lo 65°

    A thunderstorm in spots

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      84%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 31

    80°Lo 62°

    Mostly cloudy and humid

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Temp (°F) 79° 80° 82° 80° 78° 77° 75° 74°
RealFeel® 84° 85° 87° 84° 81° 79° 77° 76°
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Wind (mph) 6 WNW 6 WNW 5 WNW 5 W 6 W 6 SSW 6 S 6 SSE
UV Index 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 88% 84% 82% 76% 76% 24% 26% 25%
Dew Point 68° 69° 69° 69° 69° 69° 69° 69°
Middle Grid line 85 F Middle Grid line 80 F Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F

Temperature History - Aug 27

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  Today Normal Record 8/27/2015
High 82° 82° 99° (2013) 76°
Low 69° 63° 45° (1986) 57°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:36 AM with 13:19 of sunlight, then sets at 7:55 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:52 AM with 14:49 of moolight, then sets at 4:41 PM

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Fri, Sep 16
Full
Fri, Sep 23
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