Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Saturday, January 5, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 30 °F 23 °F  
Max Temperature 39 °F 31 °F 65 °F (2012)
Min Temperature 20 °F 15 °F -30 °F (1884)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 35 42  
Month to date heating degree days 221 210  
Since 1 July heating degree days 2372 2677  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Moisture  
Dew Point 22 °F    
Average Humidity 76    
Maximum Humidity 91    
Minimum Humidity 61    
Precipitation  
Precipitation T in 0.03 in 1.36 in (1946)
Month to date precipitation T 0.17  
Year to date precipitation T 0.17  
Snow  
Snow T in 0.30 in 10.20 in (1929)
Month to date snowfall 0.1 1.3  
Since 1 July snowfall 15.6 13.2  
Snow Depth 5.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.08 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 12 mph (SW)    
Max Wind Speed 24 mph    
Max Gust Speed 32 mph    
Visibility 9 miles    
Events Snow    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Jan. 05, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:41 AM CST 4:59 PM CST
Civil Twilight 7:10 AM CST 5:30 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:35 AM CST 6:05 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 6:02 AM CST 6:38 PM CST
Moon 12:45 AM CST (1/5) 11:51 AM CST (1/5)
Length of Visible Light 10h 20m
Length of Day
9h 18m
Last Quarter, 44% of the Moon is Illuminated
Jan 5
Last Quarter
Jan 11
New
Jan 18
First Quarter
Jan 26
Full
Feb 3
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 26.1 °F 20.5 °F 19.9 °F 78% 30.18 in 10.0 mi South 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
1:54 AM 23.0 °F 14.7 °F 18.0 °F 81% 30.17 in 10.0 mi South 6.9 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
2:54 AM 23.0 °F 14.7 °F 19.0 °F 85% 30.17 in 10.0 mi South 6.9 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
3:54 AM 21.9 °F 12.5 °F 18.0 °F 85% 30.16 in 9.0 mi South 8.1 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
4:54 AM 19.9 °F 11.1 °F 17.1 °F 89% 30.14 in 8.0 mi South 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
5:54 AM 21.9 °F 11.0 °F 18.0 °F 85% 30.11 in 8.0 mi South 10.4 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
6:54 AM 23.0 °F - 19.0 °F 85% 30.11 in 8.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
7:54 AM 23.0 °F 17.0 °F 19.0 °F 85% 30.12 in 8.0 mi SSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
8:54 AM 28.9 °F 20.4 °F 23.0 °F 78% 30.12 in 10.0 mi SSW 9.2 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
9:54 AM 30.9 °F 22.2 °F 24.1 °F 76% 30.11 in 10.0 mi SSW 10.4 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
10:54 AM 34.0 °F 25.5 °F 27.0 °F 75% 30.09 in 10.0 mi SSW 11.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
11:54 AM 37.9 °F 28.9 °F 30.0 °F 73% 30.04 in 10.0 mi SW 16.1 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
12:54 PM 37.9 °F 29.2 °F 30.9 °F 76% 30.00 in 10.0 mi SSW 15.0 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:54 PM 37.0 °F 28.9 °F 30.9 °F 79% 29.99 in 10.0 mi SW 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:54 PM 37.9 °F 30.5 °F 30.9 °F 76% 29.97 in 10.0 mi SW 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:54 PM 37.0 °F 29.3 °F 30.9 °F 79% 29.98 in 10.0 mi WSW 11.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
4:54 PM 37.0 °F 28.1 °F 28.9 °F 73% 29.99 in 10.0 mi West 15.0 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
5:54 PM 33.1 °F 21.5 °F 21.9 °F 64% 30.02 in 10.0 mi WNW 19.6 mph - N/A   Clear
6:54 PM 30.0 °F 18.3 °F 19.9 °F 66% 30.05 in 10.0 mi WNW 17.3 mph - N/A   Clear
7:54 PM 28.9 °F 17.3 °F 19.9 °F 69% 30.09 in 10.0 mi WNW 16.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:54 PM 28.0 °F 17.5 °F 21.0 °F 75% 30.09 in 10.0 mi WNW 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:54 PM 28.0 °F 14.3 °F 18.0 °F 66% 30.09 in 9.0 mi WNW 21.9 mph - 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
10:54 PM 26.1 °F 11.6 °F 19.0 °F 75% 30.11 in 6.0 mi WNW 21.9 mph - 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
11:21 PM 25.0 °F 10.2 °F 19.9 °F 81% 30.09 in 5.0 mi WNW 21.9 mph - 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
11:44 PM 25.0 °F 11.3 °F 18.0 °F 75% 30.09 in 6.0 mi WNW 18.4 mph - 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
11:54 PM 24.1 °F 8.7 °F 17.1 °F 75% 30.12 in 6.0 mi WNW 23.0 mph 29.9 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow