• Today

    May 3

    83°Lo 60°

    Warmer with clouds and sun

    Excellent for hunting
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      71%
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 4

    71°Lo 61°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Very Good for hunting
    • Precip
      68%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      97%
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 5

    80°Lo 63°

    A couple of t-storms; warmer

    Good for hunting
    • Precip
      62%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      65%
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
  • Wed

    May 6

    80°Lo 63°

    Mostly cloudy with a t-storm

    Poor for hunting
    • Precip
      56%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      74%
    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 7

    78°Lo 63°

    Cloudy, a couple of t-storms

    Poor for hunting
    • Precip
      61%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      96%
    • Wind
      Gust
      28 mph
    more
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Hi 80° RealFeel® 81° Precipitation 62%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • S 10 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Intervals of clouds and sunshine with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm; warmer

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.33 in
  • Rain: 0.33 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 4 hrs
Lo 63° RealFeel® 60° Precipitation 25%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 8 mph
  • Gusts: 14 mph

Mostly cloudy and mild

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - May 5

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  Today Normal Record 5/5/2014
High 80° 69° 92° (1909) 71°
Low 63° 48° 30° (1944) 48°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:06 AM with 14:11 of sunlight, then sets at 8:17 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:55 PM with 10:08 of moolight, then sets at 8:03 AM

Mon, May 4
Full
Mon, May 11
Last
Mon, May 18
New
Mon, May 25
First

Hunting and your Heart

Nov 10, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Hunting can put your heart at risk if you have not properly prepared for the season. Jeannette Calle Explains.

Tue. Hunting Weather