• Mostly cloudy 58°
    Stargazing Current Weather
    • Visibility
      9 mi
    • Cloud
      Cover
      75%
    • Ceiling
      34300 ft
  • Today

    Sep 18

    Hi 70°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Sep 19

    Hi 79°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      63%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    Day Details >
  • Saturday

    Sep 20

    Hi 82°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      13%
    • Precip
      69%
    • Hours of Precip
      7
    Day Details >
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Thunderstorms Saturday

9/18 9/19 Now: 6:20am
AM 6-10
  • 6am Clear 56° 17%
  • 7am Sunny 55° 11%
  • 8am Partly sunny 56° 0%
  • 9am Partly sunny 59° 0%
  • 10am Intermittent clouds 62° 0%
PM 5-10
  • 5pm Partly sunny 68° 0%
  • 6pm Partly sunny 68° 0%
  • 7pm Partly sunny 66° 0%
  • 8pm Mostly clear 64° 0%
  • 9pm Mostly clear 62° 0%
  • 10pm Mostly clear 61° 0%
PM 11-4
  • 11pm Mostly clear 60° 1%
  • 12am Mostly clear 61° 1%
  • 1am Mostly clear 60° 3%
  • 2am Mostly clear 60° 8%
  • 3am Mostly clear 59° 8%
  • 4am Mostly clear 57° 12%
Hourly Forecast >
Sep 18, 2014; 1:19 AM ET
Thunderstorms Saturday
Des Moines, IA Weather Forecast

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:58 AM with 12:21 of sunlight, then sets at 7:19 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:48 AM with 14:25 of moolight, then sets at 4:13 PM

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