Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Sunday, May 5, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 53 °F 59 °F  
Max Temperature 62 °F 69 °F 92 °F (1909)
Min Temperature 44 °F 49 °F 30 °F (1944)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 12 7  
Month to date heating degree days 105 38  
Since 1 July heating degree days 5932 6077  
Cooling Degree Days 0 1  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 5  
Year to date cooling degree days 12 19  
Growing Degree Days 3 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 47 °F    
Average Humidity 82    
Maximum Humidity 92    
Minimum Humidity 72    
Precipitation  
Precipitation T in 0.15 in 2.81 in (1882)
Month to date precipitation 2.38 0.77  
Year to date precipitation 13.43 9.21  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.00 in 0.40 in (1944)
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 30.09 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 9 mph (NNW)    
Max Wind Speed 15 mph    
Max Gust Speed 19 mph    
Visibility 6 miles    
Events Rain    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

May. 05, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:06 AM CDT 8:17 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 5:35 AM CDT 8:47 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 4:58 AM CDT 9:25 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:16 AM CDT 10:07 PM CDT
Moon 3:40 AM CDT (5/5) 4:14 PM CDT (5/5)
Length of Visible Light 15h 12m
Length of Day
14h 10m
Waning Crescent, 18% of the Moon is Illuminated
May 5
Waning Crescent
May 9
New
May 17
First Quarter
May 24
Full
May 31
Last Quarter

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:10 AM 45.0 °F 40.1 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.07 in 2.5 mi North 9.2 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
12:18 AM 45.0 °F 41.2 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.08 in 3.0 mi NNE 6.9 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
12:54 AM 45.0 °F 40.6 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.09 in 5.0 mi North 8.1 mph - 0.01 in   Light Drizzle
1:03 AM 45.0 °F 41.2 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.08 in 4.0 mi North 6.9 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
1:15 AM 45.0 °F 41.2 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.07 in 5.0 mi North 6.9 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
1:22 AM 45.0 °F 42.6 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.07 in 5.0 mi North 4.6 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
1:30 AM 45.0 °F 41.2 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.07 in 5.0 mi North 6.9 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
1:54 AM 45.0 °F 43.5 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.08 in 5.0 mi Variable 3.5 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
2:54 AM 45.0 °F 42.6 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.07 in 5.0 mi NNW 4.6 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
3:54 AM 45.0 °F 40.6 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.07 in 5.0 mi NNW 8.1 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
4:54 AM 45.0 °F 41.8 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.07 in 5.0 mi NNW 5.8 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
5:54 AM 45.0 °F 41.2 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.08 in 5.0 mi NNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:54 AM 44.1 °F 39.5 °F 41.0 °F 89% 30.10 in 4.0 mi North 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:54 AM 45.0 °F 40.6 °F 42.1 °F 90% 30.12 in 4.0 mi North 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:54 AM 46.0 °F 41.4 °F 43.0 °F 89% 30.13 in 4.0 mi NNW 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:25 AM 46.9 °F - 43.0 °F 86% 30.12 in 2.5 mi NNW 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:54 AM 48.0 °F - 45.0 °F 89% 30.13 in 2.0 mi NNW 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
10:54 AM 50.0 °F - 45.0 °F 83% 30.13 in 2.0 mi NW 8.1 mph - N/A   Haze
11:01 AM 50.0 °F - 46.0 °F 86% 30.12 in 5.0 mi NNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:54 AM 53.1 °F - 46.9 °F 80% 30.12 in 8.0 mi NW 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:32 PM 55.9 °F - 48.9 °F 77% 30.10 in 10.0 mi NNW 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:54 PM 57.2 °F - 50.0 °F 77% 30.09 in 10.0 mi NW 8.1 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
1:54 PM 60.1 °F - 52.0 °F 75% 30.09 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:54 PM 61.0 °F - 52.0 °F 72% 30.08 in 10.0 mi NW 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:03 PM 61.0 °F - 52.0 °F 72% 30.07 in 10.0 mi NW 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:54 PM 61.0 °F - 52.0 °F 72% 30.06 in 10.0 mi NW 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
4:54 PM 60.1 °F - 52.0 °F 75% 30.06 in 10.0 mi NW 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
5:54 PM 57.9 °F - 52.0 °F 81% 30.07 in 10.0 mi NW 13.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:41 PM 55.9 °F - 51.1 °F 84% 30.07 in 8.0 mi NW 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:54 PM 55.9 °F - 51.1 °F 84% 30.08 in 8.0 mi NW 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:25 PM 55.0 °F - 51.1 °F 86% 30.07 in 7.0 mi NW 9.2 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
7:36 PM 55.0 °F - 51.1 °F 86% 30.07 in 7.0 mi NW 9.2 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
7:54 PM 55.9 °F - 51.1 °F 84% 30.07 in 7.0 mi NW 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:34 PM 54.0 °F - 50.0 °F 86% 30.07 in 9.0 mi NNW 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:54 PM 54.0 °F - 48.9 °F 83% 30.08 in 9.0 mi NNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:54 PM 53.1 °F - 48.9 °F 86% 30.09 in 9.0 mi NNW 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
10:54 PM 53.1 °F - 48.9 °F 86% 30.09 in 7.0 mi NNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:54 PM 52.0 °F - 48.9 °F 89% 30.08 in 5.0 mi NNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast