• Today

    May 1

    53°Lo 41°

    A couple of showers

    Poor for hunting
    • Precip
      63%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      93%
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 2

    63°Lo 43°

    An afternoon shower; warmer

    Fair for hunting
    • Precip
      40%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
  • Tue

    May 3

    71°Lo 50°

    Partly sunny and nice

    Poor for hunting
    • Precip
      1%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      31%
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    67°Lo 44°

    Plenty of sun

    Poor for hunting
    • Precip
      0%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      7%
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 5

    68°Lo 47°

    Plenty of sun

    Very Good for hunting
    • Precip
      0%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      1%
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
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Wind (mph) 6 NNW 6 NNW 6 N 5 N 5 NNW 5 NNW 5 NNW 5 NNW
UV Index 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cloud Cover 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 70%
Dew Point 38° 37° 36° 36° 35° 35° 35° 37°
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Temperature History - May 2

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  Today Normal Record 5/2/2015
High 63° 68° 90° (1952) 68°
Low 43° 48° 30° (1967) 56°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:09 AM with 14:06 of sunlight, then sets at 8:15 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:44 AM with 11:42 of moolight, then sets at 3:26 PM

Fri, May 6
New
Fri, May 13
First
Sat, May 21
Full
Sun, May 29
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Best Weather for Deer Hunting

Nov 9, 2011; 5:00 AM ET Deer researchers explain what weather conditions favor deer movement.

Mon. Fronts & Pressure

Mon. Hunting Weather