Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Monday, January 21, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 5 °F 22 °F  
Max Temperature 11 °F 31 °F 58 °F (1992)
Min Temperature -2 °F 14 °F -26 °F (1883)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 60 43  
Month to date heating degree days 791 896  
Since 1 July heating degree days 2942 3363  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Moisture  
Dew Point -5 °F    
Average Humidity 62    
Maximum Humidity 73    
Minimum Humidity 51    
Precipitation  
Precipitation T in 0.03 in 0.42 in (1973)
Month to date precipitation 0.15 0.66  
Year to date precipitation 0.15 0.66  
Snow  
Snow T in 0.30 in 6.00 in (1973)
Month to date snowfall 1.1 5.6  
Since 1 July snowfall 16.6 17.5  
Snow Depth 1.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.42 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 16 mph (NW)    
Max Wind Speed 26 mph    
Max Gust Speed 33 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events Snow    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Jan. 21, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:35 AM CST 5:17 PM CST
Civil Twilight 7:05 AM CST 5:47 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:31 AM CST 6:21 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:58 AM CST 6:54 PM CST
Moon 12:57 PM CST (1/21) 3:04 AM CST (1/21)
Length of Visible Light 10h 42m
Length of Day
9h 41m
Waxing Gibbous, 75% of the Moon is Illuminated
Jan 21
Waxing Gibbous
Jan 26
Full
Feb 3
Last Quarter
Feb 10
New
Feb 17
First 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 8.1 °F -9.0 °F -0.0 °F 70% 30.40 in 10.0 mi NW 15.0 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
1:54 AM 8.1 °F -9.6 °F -0.0 °F 70% 30.40 in 10.0 mi NW 16.1 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
2:54 AM 6.1 °F -14.3 °F -2.9 °F 67% 30.41 in 10.0 mi WNW 20.7 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
3:54 AM 5.0 °F -15.7 °F -2.9 °F 70% 30.40 in 9.0 mi WNW 20.7 mph 29.9 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
4:07 AM 5.0 °F -16.2 °F -4.0 °F 66% 30.34 in 9.0 mi WNW 21.9 mph - 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
4:44 AM 5.0 °F -15.2 °F -4.0 °F 66% 30.35 in 10.0 mi NW 19.6 mph - 0.00 in   Mostly Cloudy
4:54 AM 5.0 °F -14.2 °F -2.9 °F 70% 30.42 in 7.0 mi NW 17.3 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
5:54 AM 3.9 °F -17.6 °F -6.0 °F 64% 30.42 in 10.0 mi NW 21.9 mph 32.2 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
6:31 AM 1.9 °F -19.8 °F -9.0 °F 60% 30.37 in 10.0 mi NW 20.7 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
6:54 AM 1.0 °F -21.4 °F -9.9 °F 60% 30.45 in 10.0 mi NW 21.9 mph 29.9 mph N/A   Partly Cloudy
7:36 AM -0.0 °F -22.4 °F -9.0 °F 66% 30.39 in 8.0 mi NNW 20.7 mph 27.6 mph N/A   Overcast
7:54 AM -2.0 °F -24.4 °F -13.0 °F 60% 30.46 in 10.0 mi NW 19.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
8:54 AM -0.9 °F -24.5 °F -14.1 °F 54% 30.48 in 10.0 mi NNW 23.0 mph 29.9 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
9:54 AM -0.0 °F -22.4 °F -11.9 °F 57% 30.50 in 10.0 mi NW 20.7 mph 26.5 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
10:54 AM 1.9 °F -18.1 °F -9.9 °F 58% 30.49 in 10.0 mi NNW 17.3 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
11:54 AM 3.9 °F -15.0 °F -8.0 °F 58% 30.47 in 10.0 mi NNW 16.1 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
12:54 PM 7.0 °F -9.1 °F -5.1 °F 58% 30.44 in 10.0 mi NW 12.7 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
1:54 PM 9.0 °F -7.9 °F -4.0 °F 56% 30.43 in 10.0 mi WNW 15.0 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
2:54 PM 10.9 °F -5.9 °F -2.0 °F 56% 30.42 in 10.0 mi WNW 16.1 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
3:54 PM 10.0 °F -6.5 °F -2.9 °F 56% 30.42 in 10.0 mi WNW 15.0 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
4:54 PM 8.6 °F -9.5 °F -2.2 °F 62% 30.35 in 10.0 mi WNW 17.3 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
5:54 PM 8.1 °F -7.7 °F -2.9 °F 61% 30.42 in 10.0 mi WNW 12.7 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
6:54 PM 8.1 °F -7.7 °F -2.9 °F 61% 30.42 in 10.0 mi WNW 12.7 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
7:54 PM 7.0 °F -7.5 °F -4.0 °F 61% 30.44 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
8:54 PM 6.1 °F -8.7 °F -4.0 °F 63% 30.44 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:54 PM 5.0 °F -9.1 °F -5.1 °F 63% 30.44 in 10.0 mi NW 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
10:54 PM 5.0 °F -6.9 °F -5.1 °F 63% 30.44 in 10.0 mi WNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
11:54 PM 5.0 °F -5.6 °F -4.0 °F 66% 30.43 in 10.0 mi NW 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy