Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Wednesday, November 16, 2011

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 35 °F 39 °F  
Max Temperature 44 °F 48 °F 76 °F (2001)
Min Temperature 26 °F 30 °F 0 °F (1959)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 30 26  
Month to date heating degree days 320 352  
Since 1 July heating degree days 732 836  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 1353 1066  
Moisture  
Dew Point 13 °F    
Average Humidity 44    
Maximum Humidity 63    
Minimum Humidity 24    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.07 in 1.65 in (1952)
Month to date precipitation 2.64 1.29  
Year to date precipitation 34.52 33.70  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.00 in 2.60 in (1886)
Month to date snowfall 3.7 0.6  
Since 1 July snowfall 3.7 1.0  
Since 1 September snowfall 3.7 1.0  
Snow Depth 0.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.21 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 8 mph (NW)    
Max Wind Speed 18 mph    
Max Gust Speed 22 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Nov. 16, 2011 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:04 AM CST 4:54 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:34 AM CST 5:23 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:00 AM CST 5:57 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:28 AM CST 6:30 PM CST
Moon 10:09 PM CST (11/16) 11:40 AM CST (11/16)
Length of Visible Light 10h 49m
Length of Day
9h 49m
Waning Gibbous, 70% of the Moon is Illuminated
Nov 16
Waning Gibbous
Nov 18
Last Quarter
Nov 25
New
Dec 2
First Quarter
Dec 10
Full

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CST) Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:54 AM 32.0 °F 27.5 °F 17.1 °F 54% 30.06 in 10.0 mi NW 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
1:54 AM 30.0 °F 26.5 °F 17.1 °F 59% 30.07 in 10.0 mi West 3.5 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
2:54 AM 30.0 °F 21.7 °F 16.0 °F 56% 30.08 in 10.0 mi NNW 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
3:54 AM 28.9 °F 19.8 °F 16.0 °F 58% 30.09 in 10.0 mi NW 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear
4:54 AM 28.0 °F 22.8 °F 16.0 °F 61% 30.12 in 10.0 mi North 4.6 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
5:54 AM 27.0 °F 23.0 °F 15.1 °F 61% 30.14 in 10.0 mi NNW 3.5 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
6:54 AM 27.0 °F 20.5 °F 14.0 °F 58% 30.16 in 10.0 mi NNW 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
7:54 AM 27.0 °F 23.0 °F 15.1 °F 61% 30.19 in 10.0 mi WNW 3.5 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
8:54 AM 30.0 °F 22.4 °F 16.0 °F 56% 30.22 in 10.0 mi NW 8.1 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
9:54 AM 34.0 °F 27.2 °F 16.0 °F 48% 30.25 in 10.0 mi NNW 8.1 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
10:54 AM 39.0 °F 31.8 °F 16.0 °F 39% 30.26 in 10.0 mi NW 11.5 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
11:54 AM 39.9 °F 32.1 °F 16.0 °F 38% 30.25 in 10.0 mi NW 13.8 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
12:54 PM 42.1 °F 33.9 °F 14.0 °F 32% 30.24 in 10.0 mi NW 17.3 mph 21.9 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
1:54 PM 43.0 °F 36.8 °F 12.9 °F 30% 30.24 in 10.0 mi NNW 11.5 mph 20.7 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
2:54 PM 44.1 °F 38.6 °F 10.0 °F 25% 30.23 in 10.0 mi NW 10.4 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
3:54 PM 43.0 °F 37.2 °F 9.0 °F 25% 30.24 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
4:54 PM 37.0 °F 32.4 °F 10.0 °F 33% 30.25 in 10.0 mi West 5.8 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
5:54 PM 35.1 °F 28.6 °F 10.0 °F 35% 30.26 in 10.0 mi West 8.1 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
6:54 PM 34.0 °F 27.2 °F 9.0 °F 35% 30.27 in 10.0 mi WSW 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
7:54 PM 30.0 °F 23.2 °F 12.9 °F 49% 30.27 in 10.0 mi West 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
8:54 PM 33.1 °F 24.9 °F 12.0 °F 42% 30.28 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:54 PM 33.1 °F 25.5 °F 10.0 °F 38% 30.29 in 10.0 mi WNW 9.2 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
10:54 PM 28.9 °F 21.1 °F 10.9 °F 47% 30.29 in 10.0 mi WNW 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
11:54 PM 27.0 °F 21.6 °F 10.9 °F 51% 30.29 in 10.0 mi West 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear