• Today

    Jul 12

    87°Lo 66°

    Strong t-storms, mainly later

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      91%
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hours of Precip
      6
    more
  • Sun

    Jul 13

    83°Lo 60°

    A thunderstorm in spots

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      28%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Mon

    Jul 14

    74°Lo 51°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      2%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Jul 15

    70°Lo 52°

    Mostly sunny and comfortable

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Jul 16

    71°Lo 55°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      1%
    • Precip
      19%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
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Partly sunny 69° Lo 58° RealFeel® 79° / 60°

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  • Precipitation: 9%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 64%
  • Cloud Cover: 26%
  • Dew Point: 52° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
3 mph

Temperature History - Jul 16

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  Today Normal Record 7/16/2013
High 71° 86° 102° (1936) 94°
Low 55° 67° 53° (1906) 74°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:54 AM with 14:53 of sunlight, then sets at 8:47 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:26 PM with 12:47 of moolight, then sets at 12:13 PM

Sat, Jul 12
Full
Sat, Jul 19
Last
Sat, Jul 26
New
Mon, Aug 4
First

Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Studies Moon

Jul 6, 2014; 8:00 AM ET We now know the topographical structure of the moon better than our own planet thanks to LRO.

Wed. Stargazing