• Today

    Aug 29

    79°Lo 64°

    Sun and some clouds

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      2%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      45%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
  • Sun

    Aug 30

    85°Lo 68°

    Humid with plenty of sunshine

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      5%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      10%
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 31

    89°Lo 69°

    Sunny, very warm and humid

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      9%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      6%
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Sep 1

    90°Lo 70°

    Mostly sunny and humid

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      12%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      13%
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Sep 2

    87°Lo 70°

    Sunny and very warm

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      10%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      14%
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    more
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Hi 79° RealFeel® 85° Precipitation 2%

Day

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E

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W

  • NNE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Sun and some clouds

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 4%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 64° RealFeel® 64° Precipitation 4%

Night

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E

S

W

  • ENE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Patchy clouds and humid

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • 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 29

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 8/29/2014
High 79° 82° 99° (1984) 85°
Low 64° 62° 43° (1946) 68°

Solunar Information for West Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:38 AM with 13:15 of sunlight, then sets at 7:53 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 7:49 PM with 11:50 of moolight, then sets at 7:39 AM

Sat, Aug 29
Full
Sat, Sep 5
Last
Sun, Sep 13
New
Mon, Sep 21
First

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Radar & Satellite

Sat. Fronts & Pressure

Sat. Fishing Weather