• Mon

    Aug 1

    93°Lo 76°

    Partly sunny, warm and muggy

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      12%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      30%
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
  • Tue

    Aug 2

    95°Lo 75°

    Hot with some sun

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      16%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      49%
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 3

    97°Lo 73°

    Clouds and sun

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      44%
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Aug 4

    91°Lo 69°

    Chance of a strong t-storm

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      30%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      13%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Aug 5

    91°Lo 65°

    Partly sunny

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      38%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
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Partly to mostly cloudy 80° Lo 76° RealFeel® 85° / 79°

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  • Precipitation: 16%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 82%
  • Cloud Cover: 50%
  • Dew Point: 72° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
9 mph

Temperature History - Aug 1

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  Today Normal Record 8/1/2015
High 93° 85° 99° (2012) 88°
Low 76° 66° 51° (1898) 68°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:10 AM with 14:21 of sunlight, then sets at 8:31 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:57 AM with 14:39 of moolight, then sets at 7:36 PM

Tue, Aug 2
New
Wed, Aug 10
First
Thu, Aug 18
Full
Thu, Aug 25
Last

Trout Tactics

Apr 4, 2012; 5:00 AM ET We spend a day with world-renowned fly fisherman Joe Humphreys, who hosted a nationally broadcast fly fishing show on ESPN, and taught his craft for over 40 years. Some of his better-known pupils include former President Jimmy Carter and basketball coach Bobby Knight. Violeta Yas reports.