• Today

    Apr 20

    79°Lo 59°

    An afternoon thunderstorm

    Low indoor dust & dander levels
    • Grass
      Pollen
      0 - Low
    • Ragweed
      Pollen
      0 - Low
    • Tree
      Pollen
      7 - Low
  • Mon

    Apr 21

    71°Lo 44°

    Partly sunny, a shower or two

    Low indoor dust & dander levels
    • Grass
      Pollen
      0 - Low
    • Ragweed
      Pollen
      0 - Low
    • Tree
      Pollen
      7 - Low
    more
  • Tue

    Apr 22

    65°Lo 45°

    Mostly sunny and less humid

    Low indoor dust & dander levels
    • Grass
      Pollen
      0 - Low
    • Ragweed
      Pollen
      0 - Low
    • Tree
      Pollen
      7 - Low
    more
  • Wed

    Apr 23

    70°Lo 52°

    Mostly cloudy with a t-storm

    Low indoor dust & dander levels
    • Precip
      55%
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
    • Cloud
      Cover
      78%
    more
  • Thu

    Apr 24

    71°Lo 44°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Low indoor dust & dander levels
    • Precip
      62%
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    more
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Hi 79° RealFeel® 77° Precipitation 50%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 10 mph
  • Gusts: 19 mph

Some sun, then turning cloudy, very warm and more humid; a p.m. shower or thunderstorm around

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.05 in
  • Rain: 0.05 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs
Lo 59° RealFeel® 54° Precipitation 56%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 7 mph
  • Gusts: 11 mph

Overcast and mild with occasional rain and a thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 46%
  • Precipitation: 0.24 in
  • Rain: 0.24 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 4 hrs

Des Moines Pollen Levels - April 20

  • Extreme
  • Very High
  • High
  • Moderate
  • Low
  • Grass

    Pollen

    Low

  • Weed

    Pollen

    Low

  • Tree

    Pollen

    Low

  • Mold

    Pollen

    Low

Temperature History - Apr 20

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  Today Normal Record 4/20/2013
High 79° 64° 86° (1980) 50°
Low 59° 43° 21° (1888) 26°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:28 AM with 13:33 of sunlight, then sets at 8:01 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:43 AM with 10:04 of moolight, then sets at 10:47 AM

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Sun. Pollen

Sun. Dust & Dander

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