• Today

    Aug 21

    86°Lo 75°

    Some sun, a t-storm in spots

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      68%
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
    more
  • Fri

    Aug 22

    91°Lo 75°

    Hot and humid with some sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      69%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
  • Sat

    Aug 23

    91°Lo 73°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      40%
    • Precip
      19%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 24

    90°Lo 70°

    Humid with clouds and sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      74%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 25

    83°Lo 69°

    An afternoon thunderstorm

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      38%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
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A shower or thunderstorm 78° Lo 75° RealFeel® 82° / 75°

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  • Precipitation: 55%
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 85%
  • Cloud Cover: 69%
  • Dew Point: 72° F
  • Visibility: 9 mi
5 mph

Temperature History - Aug 22

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  Today Normal Record 8/22/2013
High 91° 83° 98° (1948) 82°
Low 75° 64° 48° (1923) 72°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:30 AM with 13:34 of sunlight, then sets at 8:04 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:53 AM with 14:20 of moolight, then sets at 6:13 PM

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Tue, Sep 9
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Tue, Sep 16
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Curiosity Tastes Mars

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Fri. Stargazing