Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Friday, October 14, 2011

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 56 °F 54 °F  
Max Temperature 64 °F 64 °F 88 °F (1897)
Min Temperature 47 °F 44 °F 23 °F (1939)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 9 12  
Month to date heating degree days 37 133  
Since 1 July heating degree days 153 233  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 38 11  
Year to date cooling degree days 1353 1063  
Growing Degree Days 6 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 36 °F    
Average Humidity 49    
Maximum Humidity 66    
Minimum Humidity 31    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.07 in 2.10 in (2007)
Month to date precipitation 1.19 1.18  
Year to date precipitation 31.84 30.95  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.10 in - ()
Month to date snowfall 0.0 0.1  
Since 1 July snowfall 0.0 0.1  
Since 1 September snowfall 0.0 0.1  
Snow Depth 0.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.85 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 16 mph (NW)    
Max Wind Speed 30 mph    
Max Gust Speed 40 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Oct. 14, 2011 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:25 AM CDT 6:35 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:57 AM CDT 7:03 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 6:25 AM CDT 7:35 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:53 AM CDT 8:07 PM CDT
Moon 7:46 PM CDT (10/14) 9:57 AM CDT (10/14)
Length of Visible Light 12h 05m
Length of Day
11h 10m
Waning Gibbous, 94% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 14
Waning Gibbous
Oct 19
Last Quarter
Oct 26
New
Nov 2
First Quarter
Nov 10
Full

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:54 AM 52.0 °F 36.0 °F 54% 29.74 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear
1:54 AM 55.0 °F 35.1 °F 47% 29.75 in 10.0 mi NW 16.1 mph 23.0 mph N/A   Clear
2:54 AM 52.0 °F 36.0 °F 54% 29.76 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear
3:54 AM 51.1 °F 36.0 °F 56% 29.77 in 10.0 mi WNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Clear
4:54 AM 51.1 °F 37.0 °F 59% 29.78 in 10.0 mi WNW 12.7 mph - N/A   Clear
5:54 AM 50.0 °F 37.0 °F 61% 29.79 in 10.0 mi WNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Clear
6:54 AM 48.9 °F 37.0 °F 64% 29.81 in 10.0 mi NW 12.7 mph - N/A   Clear
7:54 AM 48.2 °F 37.4 °F 66% 29.81 in 10.0 mi WNW 12.7 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
8:54 AM 52.0 °F 39.0 °F 61% 29.84 in 10.0 mi WNW 15.0 mph 24.2 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
9:54 AM 53.1 °F 39.9 °F 61% 29.85 in 10.0 mi NW 18.4 mph 28.8 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
10:54 AM 55.9 °F 41.0 °F 57% 29.86 in 10.0 mi NW 21.9 mph 31.1 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
11:54 AM 59.0 °F 39.9 °F 49% 29.86 in 10.0 mi NW 23.0 mph 32.2 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
12:54 PM 60.1 °F 39.0 °F 46% 29.87 in 10.0 mi NW 20.7 mph 29.9 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
1:54 PM 60.1 °F 37.9 °F 44% 29.86 in 10.0 mi NW 21.9 mph 31.1 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
2:54 PM 64.0 °F 37.0 °F 37% 29.86 in 10.0 mi NW 19.6 mph 29.9 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
3:54 PM 64.0 °F 34.0 °F 33% 29.86 in 10.0 mi NW 24.2 mph 32.2 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
4:54 PM 63.0 °F 32.0 °F 31% 29.86 in 10.0 mi NW 18.4 mph 29.9 mph N/A   Partly Cloudy
5:54 PM 61.0 °F 30.9 °F 32% 29.88 in 10.0 mi NW 17.3 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
6:54 PM 57.9 °F 30.0 °F 35% 29.89 in 10.0 mi WNW 15.0 mph - N/A   Clear
7:54 PM 55.0 °F 32.0 °F 42% 29.91 in 10.0 mi WNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Clear
8:54 PM 55.0 °F 34.0 °F 45% 29.93 in 10.0 mi NW 17.3 mph - N/A   Clear
9:54 PM 52.0 °F 36.0 °F 54% 29.95 in 10.0 mi NW 16.1 mph - N/A   Clear
10:54 PM 50.0 °F 35.1 °F 57% 29.96 in 10.0 mi NW 12.7 mph - N/A   Clear
11:54 PM 48.2 °F 35.6 °F 62% 29.96 in 10.0 mi WNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear