Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Thursday, March 7, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 27 °F 36 °F  
Max Temperature 35 °F 45 °F 79 °F (2000)
Min Temperature 18 °F 26 °F -5 °F (1996)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 38 30  
Month to date heating degree days 255 216  
Since 1 July heating degree days 4612 5047  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Moisture  
Dew Point 19 °F    
Average Humidity 74    
Maximum Humidity 92    
Minimum Humidity 56    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.06 in 2.11 in (1990)
Month to date precipitation 0.11 0.44  
Year to date precipitation 2.96 2.72  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.20 in 4.50 in (1891)
Month to date snowfall 1.5 1.4  
Since 1 July snowfall 40.2 29.7  
Snow Depth 5.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.35 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 9 mph (ESE)    
Max Wind Speed 15 mph    
Max Gust Speed 20 mph    
Visibility 8 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Mar. 07, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:39 AM CST 6:12 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:11 AM CST 6:40 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 5:39 AM CST 7:12 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:07 AM CST 7:44 PM CST
Moon 3:42 AM CST (3/7) 1:58 PM CST (3/7)
Length of Visible Light 12h 28m
Length of Day
11h 33m
Waning Crescent, 20% of the Moon is Illuminated
Mar 7
Waning Crescent
Mar 11
New
Mar 19
First Quarter
Mar 27
Full
Apr 2
Last Quarter

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 21.0 °F 14.6 °F 16.0 °F 81% 30.38 in 9.0 mi East 4.6 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
1:54 AM 19.0 °F 12.3 °F 15.1 °F 85% 30.40 in 7.0 mi ENE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
2:54 AM 19.9 °F 11.1 °F 16.0 °F 85% 30.37 in 8.0 mi ESE 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
3:54 AM 19.0 °F 11.1 °F 15.1 °F 85% 30.37 in 7.0 mi ESE 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
4:54 AM 19.0 °F 11.1 °F 15.1 °F 85% 30.37 in 7.0 mi ESE 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
5:54 AM 18.0 °F 11.1 °F 15.1 °F 88% 30.38 in 5.0 mi ESE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
6:54 AM 18.0 °F 9.8 °F 14.0 °F 84% 30.39 in 4.0 mi East 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
7:54 AM 19.9 °F 10.1 °F 16.0 °F 85% 30.40 in 5.0 mi ESE 8.1 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
8:54 AM 21.0 °F 9.9 °F 17.1 °F 85% 30.40 in 6.0 mi SSE 10.4 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
9:54 AM 24.1 °F 13.7 °F 19.0 °F 81% 30.40 in 7.0 mi SSE 10.4 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
10:54 AM 27.0 °F 16.7 °F 19.0 °F 72% 30.38 in 9.0 mi SE 11.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
11:54 AM 28.9 °F 19.2 °F 21.0 °F 72% 30.35 in 10.0 mi SE 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:54 PM 32.0 °F 22.5 °F 21.9 °F 66% 30.34 in 10.0 mi SSE 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:54 PM 34.0 °F 25.5 °F 21.9 °F 61% 30.31 in 10.0 mi ESE 11.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
2:54 PM 35.1 °F 25.9 °F 21.9 °F 59% 30.30 in 10.0 mi ESE 13.8 mph 19.6 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
3:54 PM 35.1 °F 26.4 °F 21.9 °F 59% 30.29 in 10.0 mi ESE 12.7 mph 18.4 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
4:54 PM 34.0 °F 26.0 °F 21.9 °F 61% 30.29 in 8.0 mi ESE 10.4 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
5:54 PM 33.1 °F 25.5 °F 23.0 °F 66% 30.30 in 8.0 mi East 9.2 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
6:54 PM 30.9 °F 22.8 °F 21.9 °F 69% 30.30 in 8.0 mi East 9.2 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
7:54 PM 30.0 °F 20.5 °F 21.9 °F 72% 30.30 in 8.0 mi ESE 11.5 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
8:54 PM 30.0 °F 21.7 °F 21.9 °F 72% 30.32 in 8.0 mi ESE 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
9:54 PM 28.9 °F 20.4 °F 21.9 °F 75% 30.33 in 7.0 mi ESE 9.2 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
10:54 PM 28.0 °F 19.3 °F 21.0 °F 75% 30.32 in 7.0 mi ESE 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
11:54 PM 28.0 °F 18.6 °F 21.0 °F 75% 30.32 in 8.0 mi SE 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear