• Today

    Sep 18

    73°Lo 56°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Fair for fishing
    • Precip
      50%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      51%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
  • Fri

    Sep 19

    78°Lo 70°

    Breezy with periods of sun

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      63%
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Sep 20

    80°Lo 59°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      70%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Sep 21

    74°Lo 51°

    Mostly sunny and nice

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      3%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      11%
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Sep 22

    74°Lo 52°

    Mostly sunny

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      5%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      11%
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
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Temp (°F) 56° 58° 59° 62° 65° 70° 71° 73°
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Wind (mph) 6 S 4 SSE 6 ESE 5 N 4 N 11 SSE 10 SSE 12 SE
UV Index 0 1 1 2 5 5 5 4
Cloud Cover 72% 65% 87% 100% 35% 35% 35% 35%
Dew Point 55° 56° 58° 58° 56° 53° 53° 51°
Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F Middle Grid line 60 F Middle Grid line 55 F

Temperature History - Sep 18

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 9/18/2013
High 73° 75° 94° (1895) 92°
Low 56° 54° 36° (1916) 67°

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

Wed, Sep 24
New
Wed, Oct 1
First
Wed, Oct 8
Full
Wed, Oct 15
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Radar & Satellite

Thu. Fronts & Pressure

Thu. Fishing Weather