• Today

    Aug 30

    81°Lo 65°

    Clouds and sun

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      12%
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sun

    Aug 31

    86°Lo 70°

    Sunshine and more humid

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Mon

    Sep 1

    79°Lo 61°

    Partly sunny

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      22%
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Sep 2

    79°Lo 61°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      11%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Wed

    Sep 3

    85°Lo 75°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      33%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
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Hi 81° RealFeel® 85° Precipitation 25%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • W 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Clouds and sun

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 8%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 65° RealFeel® 62° Precipitation 10%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 3 mph
  • Gusts: 7 mph

Mainly clear

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 12%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 30

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  Today Normal Record 8/30/2013
High 81° 82° 104° (2013) 104°
Low 65° 62° 42° (1893) 74°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:38 AM with 13:13 of sunlight, then sets at 7:51 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:31 AM with 10:49 of moolight, then sets at 10:20 PM

Tue, Sep 2
First
Tue, Sep 9
Full
Tue, Sep 16
Last
Wed, Sep 24
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Curiosity Tastes Mars

Dec 14, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The Mars Science Laboratory Rover 'Curiosity' continues its sampling and analyzing of the Martian surface.

Sat. Stargazing