• Tue

    Sep 2

    82°Lo 66°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      6%
    • Precip
      51%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Wed

    Sep 3

    84°Lo 72°

    Mostly sunny and humid

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      9%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Thu

    Sep 4

    86°Lo 71°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      6%
    • Precip
      21%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Sep 5

    91°Lo 65°

    Sunny and very warm

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      4%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Sep 6

    73°Lo 66°

    Cooler with a thunderstorm

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      30%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
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Mostly sunny 78° Lo 69° RealFeel® 85° / 67°

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  • Precipitation: 17%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 74%
  • Cloud Cover: 18%
  • Dew Point: 65° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
6 mph

Temperature History - Sep 3

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  Today Normal Record 9/3/2013
High 84° 81° 101° (1939) 83°
Low 72° 61° 40° (1974) 55°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:43 AM with 13:02 of sunlight, then sets at 7:45 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:29 PM with 10:04 of moolight, then sets at 1:33 AM

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