Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Tuesday, May 14, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 78 °F 62 °F  
Max Temperature 94 °F 72 °F 94 °F (2013)
Min Temperature 61 °F 52 °F 34 °F (1888)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 0 5  
Month to date heating degree days 151 91  
Since 1 July heating degree days 5978 6130  
Cooling Degree Days 13 2  
Month to date cooling degree days 13 16  
Year to date cooling degree days 25 30  
Growing Degree Days 27 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 56 °F    
Average Humidity 51    
Maximum Humidity 72    
Minimum Humidity 30    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.15 in 1.67 in (1909)
Month to date precipitation 2.98 2.17  
Year to date precipitation 14.03 10.61  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.00 in T in (1993)
Month to date snowfall 6.9 0.0  
Since 1 July snowfall 55.2 35.3  
Snow Depth 0.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.72 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 12 mph (SSW)    
Max Wind Speed 28 mph    
Max Gust Speed 34 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

May. 14, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 5:56 AM CDT 8:26 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 5:24 AM CDT 8:58 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 4:45 AM CDT 9:37 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:01 AM CDT 10:21 PM CDT
Moon 9:36 AM CDT (5/14) No Moon Set
Length of Visible Light 15h 33m
Length of Day
14h 30m
Waxing Crescent, 19% of the Moon is Illuminated
May 14
Waxing Crescent
May 17
First Quarter
May 24
Full
May 31
Last Quarter
Jun 8
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Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Heat Index Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:54 AM 62.1 °F - 51.1 °F 67% 29.83 in 10.0 mi South 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
1:54 AM 64.9 °F - 52.0 °F 63% 29.80 in 10.0 mi SSW 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear
2:54 AM 66.0 °F - 53.1 °F 63% 29.78 in 10.0 mi SW 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear
3:54 AM 64.0 °F - 53.1 °F 67% 29.78 in 10.0 mi SSW 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
4:54 AM 63.0 °F - 54.0 °F 72% 29.78 in 10.0 mi SW 9.2 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
5:54 AM 62.1 °F - 54.0 °F 75% 29.78 in 10.0 mi SW 8.1 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
6:54 AM 63.0 °F - 54.0 °F 72% 29.78 in 10.0 mi SW 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
7:54 AM 68.0 °F - 55.9 °F 65% 29.78 in 10.0 mi SW 6.9 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
8:54 AM 72.0 °F - 57.9 °F 61% 29.77 in 10.0 mi SW 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:54 AM 77.0 °F - 60.1 °F 56% 29.76 in 10.0 mi SSW 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
10:54 AM 81.0 °F 81.9 °F 62.1 °F 52% 29.75 in 10.0 mi South 9.2 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
11:54 AM 86.0 °F 86.3 °F 62.1 °F 44% 29.73 in 10.0 mi South 9.2 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
12:54 PM 91.0 °F 90.9 °F 61.0 °F 36% 29.70 in 10.0 mi South 15.0 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
1:54 PM 93.0 °F 93.0 °F 61.0 °F 34% 29.68 in 10.0 mi South 19.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
2:54 PM 93.9 °F 93.6 °F 60.1 °F 32% 29.66 in 10.0 mi South 17.3 mph 26.5 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
3:54 PM 93.0 °F 92.7 °F 60.1 °F 33% 29.65 in 10.0 mi SSW 18.4 mph 26.5 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
4:54 PM 93.0 °F 92.3 °F 59.0 °F 32% 29.62 in 10.0 mi SSW 18.4 mph 25.3 mph N/A   Partly Cloudy
5:54 PM 91.9 °F 90.3 °F 55.9 °F 30% 29.61 in 10.0 mi SSW 23.0 mph 32.2 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
6:54 PM 91.0 °F 88.9 °F 55.0 °F 29% 29.60 in 10.0 mi SSW 16.1 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
7:54 PM 88.0 °F 85.9 °F 54.0 °F 31% 29.60 in 10.0 mi SSW 10.4 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
8:54 PM 84.9 °F - 50.0 °F 30% 29.62 in 10.0 mi SW 11.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
9:54 PM 82.9 °F - 48.9 °F 31% 29.65 in 10.0 mi SW 13.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
10:54 PM 82.9 °F - 50.0 °F 32% 29.70 in 10.0 mi West 13.8 mph 24.2 mph N/A   Clear
11:54 PM 79.0 °F - 51.1 °F 38% 29.73 in 10.0 mi WSW 11.5 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy