Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Month of April, 2013

  Max Avg Min Sum
Temperature  
Max Temperature 86 °F 59 °F 41 °F
Mean Temperature 73 °F 49 °F 33 °F
Min Temperature 60 °F 38 °F 22 °F
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days (base 65) 32 17 0 498
Cooling Degree Days (base 65) 8 0 0 12
Growing Degree Days (base 50) 26 4 0 119
Dew Point  
Dew Point 61 °F 35 °F 13 °F
Precipitation  
Precipitation 3.14 in 0.30 in 0.00 in 6.53 in
Snowdepth 0.0 in 0.0 in 0.0 in -
Wind  
Wind 36 mph 12 mph 0 mph
Gust Wind 43 mph 24 mph 16 mph
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.44 in 29.96 in 29.43 in

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Astronomy

Apr. 03, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:53 AM CDT 7:42 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:25 AM CDT 8:10 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:52 AM CDT 8:43 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:18 AM CDT 9:18 PM CDT
Moon 2:40 AM CDT (4/3) 12:50 PM CDT (4/3)
Length of Visible Light 13h 44m
Length of Day
12h 48m
Last Quarter, 44% of the Moon is Illuminated
Apr 3
Last Quarter
Apr 10
New
Apr 18
First Quarter
Apr 25
Full
May 2
Last Quarter

Weather History Calendar

Precipitation Actual month total 6.53 Normal Month Total: 3.86
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
41 | 24 0.00
Average:
57 | 36 0.09
Clear
Actual:
49 | 22 0.00
Average:
57 | 36 0.10
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
53 | 29 0.00
Average:
57 | 36 0.09
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
65 | 32 0.00
Average:
58 | 37 0.10
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
63 | 35 0.00
Average:
58 | 37 0.11
Rain
Actual:
71 | 49 T
Average:
59 | 37 0.10
Rain
Actual:
70 | 35 T
Average:
59 | 38 0.11
Rain
Actual:
74 | 47 0.22
Average:
60 | 38 0.11
Thunderstorm
Actual:
70 | 43 0.61
Average:
60 | 39 0.11
Thunderstorm
Actual:
43 | 40 1.18
Average:
60 | 39 0.12
Snow
Actual:
42 | 37 0.19
Average:
61 | 39 0.11
Snow
Actual:
41 | 35 T
Average:
61 | 40 0.12
Snow
Actual:
54 | 30 T
Average:
62 | 40 0.13
Rain
Actual:
70 | 45 0.15
Average:
62 | 41 0.12
Rain
Actual:
49 | 39 0.01
Average:
62 | 41 0.13
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
53 | 33 0.00
Average:
63 | 41 0.13
Thunderstorm
Actual:
50 | 42 3.14
Average:
63 | 42 0.14
Snow
Actual:
43 | 35 0.72
Average:
63 | 42 0.13
Snow
Actual:
46 | 31 T
Average:
64 | 43 0.14
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
50 | 26 0.00
Average:
64 | 43 0.14
Rain
Actual:
69 | 43 0.15
Average:
65 | 43 0.14
Rain
Actual:
68 | 37 0.16
Average:
65 | 44 0.15
Snow
Actual:
45 | 33 T
Average:
65 | 44 0.14
Rain
Actual:
56 | 28 T
Average:
66 | 44 0.15
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
63 | 32 0.00
Average:
66 | 45 0.16
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
68 | 48 0.00
Average:
66 | 45 0.15
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
69 | 44 0.00
Average:
67 | 46 0.16
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
76 | 45 0.00
Average:
67 | 46 0.16
Thunderstorm
Actual:
82 | 56 T
Average:
67 | 46 0.16
Thunderstorm
Actual:
86 | 60 0.00
Average:
68 | 47 0.16
 

Calendar Legend

Sunny
Clear
Mostly Cloudy
Partly Sunny
Partly Cloudy
Mostly Sunny
Cloudy Rain Snow
Hail
Flurries
Thunderstorms Hazy
Fog
Sleet '?' denotes
'chance of'
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Daily Weather History & Observations

2013 Temp. (°F) Dew Point (°F) Humidity (%) Sea Level Press. (in) Visibility (mi) Wind (mph) Precip. (in) Events
Apr high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg high sum  
1 41 33 24 18 15 13 68 50 32 30.33 30.27 30.12 10 10 10 20 10 25 0.00  
2 49 36 22 22 18 14 81 53 24 30.38 30.34 30.32 10 10 10 17 7 23 0.00  
3 53 41 29 41 20 18 75 51 27 30.44 30.36 30.28 10 10 10 14 7 19 0.00  
4 65 49 32 36 26 18 59 43 26 30.26 30.14 30.04 10 10 10 18 10 24 0.00  
5 63 49 35 35 29 24 70 48 26 30.21 30.08 29.84 10 10 10 23 13 29 0.00  
6 71 60 49 45 40 36 68 54 40 29.83 29.68 29.55 10 10 10 28 16 34 T Rain
7 70 53 35 45 38 33 92 64 36 29.95 29.86 29.69 10 6 0 17 9 21 T Fog , Rain
8 74 61 47 56 51 45 96 70 44 29.79 29.71 29.62 10 8 1 20 7 25 0.22 Fog , Rain
9 70 57 43 61 52 41 93 89 84 29.86 29.75 29.70 10 6 1 25 12 32 0.61 Rain , Thunderstorm
10 43 42 40 41 38 37 93 88 82 29.96 29.86 29.74 10 6 1 32 11 37 1.18 Rain , Thunderstorm
11 42 40 37 39 36 32 93 86 79 29.73 29.64 29.60 10 6 1 23 11 29 0.19 Rain , Snow
12 41 38 35 34 29 24 85 72 59 29.99 29.80 29.62 10 10 8 25 17 32 T Snow
13 54 42 30 34 27 22 72 57 42 30.03 29.95 29.83 10 10 9 20 10 24 T Snow
14 70 58 45 53 45 35 93 77 60 29.81 29.58 29.43 10 9 2 32 15 43 0.15 Rain
15 49 44 39 41 32 27 85 67 49 30.08 29.88 29.68 10 10 10 23 10 27 0.01 Rain
16 53 43 33 32 30 27 75 60 44 30.26 30.19 30.08 10 10 10 18 10 23 0.00  
17 50 46 42 46 40 33 96 76 56 30.21 29.92 29.65 10 6 1 35 13 43 3.14 Rain , Thunderstorm
18 43 39 35 41 35 28 96 86 75 29.76 29.63 29.54 10 6 1 31 18 41 0.72 Rain , Snow
19 46 39 31 28 24 22 75 57 38 30.10 29.86 29.70 10 10 7 36 22 43 T Snow
20 50 38 26 26 22 16 81 55 28 30.30 30.24 30.12 10 10 10 16 7 20 0.00  
21 69 56 43 45 36 26 62 46 29 30.26 30.18 30.08 10 10 6 30 13 40 0.15 Rain
22 68 53 37 50 45 35 96 69 42 30.18 30.06 29.92 10 9 5 26 12 35 0.16 Rain
23 45 39 33 33 28 20 85 66 46 30.17 30.12 30.08 10 10 8 24 15 33 T Rain , Snow
24 56 42 28 38 26 20 78 53 27 30.20 30.14 30.05 10 10 10 28 12 40 T Rain
25 63 48 32 35 30 27 82 56 30 30.30 30.21 30.14 10 10 10 17 9 24 0.00  
26 68 58 48 48 43 36 80 64 48 30.21 30.15 30.10 10 10 10 30 14 37 0.00  
27 69 57 44 46 44 41 92 66 40 30.23 30.12 30.00 10 10 7 16 6 21 0.00  
28 76 61 45 51 47 42 86 62 38 30.00 29.87 29.76 10 10 7 17 10 22 0.00  
29 82 69 56 61 54 50 83 64 45 29.78 29.68 29.56 10 10 10 21 8 27 T Thunderstorm
30 86 73 60 61 53 45 64 51 37 29.84 29.65 29.55 10 10 10 31 17 40 0.00 Thunderstorm