Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Sunday, October 28, 2012

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 41 °F 48 °F  
Max Temperature 50 °F 58 °F 84 °F (1927)
Min Temperature 32 °F 39 °F 7 °F (1925)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 24 17  
Month to date heating degree days 321 332  
Since 1 July heating degree days 390 432  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 11 11  
Year to date cooling degree days 1610 1063  
Moisture  
Dew Point 22 °F    
Average Humidity 52    
Maximum Humidity 69    
Minimum Humidity 34    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.08 in 1.21 in (1982)
Month to date precipitation 3.34 2.39  
Year to date precipitation 23.03 32.16  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.00 in 0.20 in (1913)
Month to date snowfall 0.0 0.3  
Since 1 July snowfall 0.0 0.3  
Since 1 September snowfall 0.0 0.3  
Snow Depth 0.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.34 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 4 mph (ESE)    
Max Wind Speed 8 mph    
Max Gust Speed 14 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Oct. 28, 2012 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:42 AM CDT 6:13 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 7:13 AM CDT 6:42 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 6:41 AM CDT 7:15 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 6:08 AM CDT 7:47 PM CDT
Moon 5:32 PM CDT (10/28) 6:35 AM CDT (10/28)
Length of Visible Light 11h 28m
Length of Day
10h 31m
Waxing Gibbous, 99% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 28
Waxing Gibbous
Oct 29
Full
Nov 6
Last Quarter
Nov 13
New
Nov 20
First Quarter

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:54 AM 36.0 °F 32.1 °F 24.1 °F 62% 30.35 in 10.0 mi East 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
1:45 AM 37.0 °F 34.5 °F 23.0 °F 57% 30.35 in 10.0 mi East 3.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
2:54 AM 35.1 °F 32.2 °F 23.0 °F 61% 30.35 in 10.0 mi East 3.5 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
3:54 AM 34.0 °F - 23.0 °F 64% 30.35 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
4:54 AM 33.1 °F - 24.1 °F 70% 30.35 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
5:54 AM 34.0 °F 31.0 °F 23.0 °F 64% 30.35 in 10.0 mi East 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:54 AM 34.0 °F 29.8 °F 24.1 °F 67% 30.35 in 10.0 mi East 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:54 AM 34.0 °F 28.8 °F 24.1 °F 67% 30.36 in 10.0 mi East 5.8 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
8:54 AM 36.0 °F 33.3 °F 25.0 °F 64% 30.38 in 10.0 mi WSW 3.5 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:54 AM 39.0 °F 36.8 °F 25.0 °F 57% 30.37 in 10.0 mi WSW 3.5 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
10:53 AM 42.1 °F 38.4 °F 25.0 °F 51% 30.39 in 10.0 mi SSE 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
11:54 AM 44.6 °F 43.1 °F 23.0 °F 43% 30.36 in 10.0 mi East 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
12:53 PM 46.0 °F - 23.0 °F 40% 30.35 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
1:53 PM 48.2 °F - 21.2 °F 34% 30.31 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
2:53 PM 48.9 °F - 23.0 °F 36% 30.31 in 10.0 mi Variable 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
3:54 PM 48.0 °F - 21.0 °F 34% 30.30 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
4:54 PM 48.0 °F - 21.0 °F 34% 30.30 in 10.0 mi Variable 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
5:54 PM 46.0 °F 41.4 °F 21.0 °F 37% 30.29 in 10.0 mi SE 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
6:54 PM 45.0 °F 41.8 °F 19.9 °F 37% 30.31 in 10.0 mi ESE 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
7:54 PM 43.0 °F 39.5 °F 19.0 °F 38% 30.31 in 10.0 mi ESE 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
8:54 PM 43.0 °F 39.5 °F 19.0 °F 38% 30.31 in 10.0 mi ESE 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:54 PM 42.1 °F 38.4 °F 19.0 °F 40% 30.32 in 10.0 mi SE 5.8 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
10:54 PM 39.9 °F 35.8 °F 19.0 °F 43% 30.32 in 10.0 mi SE 5.8 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
11:54 PM 39.9 °F 37.8 °F 19.0 °F 43% 30.32 in 10.0 mi ESE 3.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy