• Today

    Mar 27

    44°Lo 27°

    Chilly with periods of sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Sat

    Mar 28

    49°Lo 36°

    Partly sunny

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      35%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sun

    Mar 29

    58°Lo 37°

    A couple of morning showers

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      27%
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Mon

    Mar 30

    67°Lo 44°

    Mostly sunny and milder

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      4%
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Mar 31

    71°Lo 51°

    Sunshine and warm

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      34%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Hi 49° RealFeel® 44° Precipitation 2%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SE 12 mph
  • Gusts: 21 mph

Partly sunny

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 36° RealFeel® 22° Precipitation 25%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSE 16 mph
  • Gusts: 26 mph

Partly cloudy and breezy

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

Temperature History - Mar 28

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  Today Normal Record 3/28/2014
High 49° 55° 82° (1910) 39°
Low 36° 34° (1970) 33°

Solunar Information for West Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:05 AM with 12:31 of sunlight, then sets at 7:36 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:34 PM with 14:20 of moolight, then sets at 3:54 AM

Fri, Mar 27
First
Sat, Apr 4
Full
Sun, Apr 12
Last
Sat, Apr 18
New

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