Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 54 °F 49 °F  
Max Temperature 76 °F 60 °F 86 °F (1977)
Min Temperature 32 °F 39 °F 19 °F (1997)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 11 16  
Month to date heating degree days 181 158  
Since 1 July heating degree days 6418 5785  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 0 1  
Growing Degree Days 4 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 27 °F    
Average Humidity 44    
Maximum Humidity 72    
Minimum Humidity 16    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.11 in 1.54 in (1919)
Month to date precipitation 0.22 0.92  
Year to date precipitation 3.19 5.50  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.00 in 10.30 in (1973)
Month to date snowfall 0.1 0.8  
Since 1 July snowfall 47.6 34.3  
Snow Depth 0.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.90 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 13 mph (SSW)    
Max Wind Speed 28 mph    
Max Gust Speed 35 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Apr. 09, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:44 AM CDT 7:48 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:16 AM CDT 8:17 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:42 AM CDT 8:51 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:06 AM CDT 9:26 PM CDT
Moon 2:33 PM CDT (4/9) 3:37 AM CDT (4/9)
Length of Visible Light 14h 01m
Length of Day
13h 04m
Waxing Gibbous, 72% of the Moon is Illuminated
Apr 9
Waxing Gibbous
Apr 15
Full
Apr 22
Last Quarter
Apr 29
New
May 6
First Quarter

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:54 AM 39.0 °F - 27.0 °F 62% 30.06 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
1:54 AM 39.0 °F - 26.1 °F 60% 30.06 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
2:54 AM 36.0 °F 33.3 °F 26.1 °F 67% 30.05 in 10.0 mi SW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
3:54 AM 35.1 °F 32.2 °F 25.0 °F 67% 30.04 in 10.0 mi South 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
4:54 AM 34.0 °F 31.0 °F 25.0 °F 70% 30.06 in 10.0 mi WSW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
5:54 AM 33.1 °F 27.7 °F 25.0 °F 72% 30.06 in 10.0 mi SSW 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
6:54 AM 32.0 °F 25.6 °F 24.1 °F 73% 30.05 in 10.0 mi South 6.9 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
7:54 AM 36.0 °F 30.3 °F 27.0 °F 70% 30.06 in 10.0 mi South 6.9 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
8:54 AM 45.0 °F 39.3 °F 28.0 °F 52% 30.04 in 10.0 mi South 11.5 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:54 AM 54.0 °F - 27.0 °F 35% 30.01 in 10.0 mi SSW 13.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
10:54 AM 61.0 °F - 21.9 °F 22% 29.98 in 10.0 mi SW 13.8 mph 25.3 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
11:54 AM 64.9 °F - 23.0 °F 20% 29.94 in 10.0 mi SSW 17.3 mph 26.5 mph N/A   Partly Cloudy
12:54 PM 70.0 °F - 24.1 °F 18% 29.89 in 10.0 mi SSW 17.3 mph 25.3 mph N/A   Partly Cloudy
1:54 PM 72.0 °F - 25.0 °F 17% 29.85 in 10.0 mi SSW 25.3 mph 31.1 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
2:54 PM 73.9 °F - 25.0 °F 16% 29.81 in 10.0 mi SSW 21.9 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
3:54 PM 75.0 °F - 28.0 °F 18% 29.78 in 10.0 mi SSW 19.6 mph 34.5 mph N/A   Overcast
4:54 PM 75.9 °F - 28.9 °F 18% 29.75 in 10.0 mi SW 19.6 mph 29.9 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
5:54 PM 73.0 °F - 28.9 °F 20% 29.75 in 10.0 mi SSW 23.0 mph 29.9 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
6:54 PM 71.1 °F - 30.0 °F 22% 29.74 in 10.0 mi SSW 15.0 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:54 PM 66.9 °F - 30.9 °F 26% 29.73 in 10.0 mi South 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:54 PM 64.9 °F - 32.0 °F 29% 29.73 in 10.0 mi South 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:54 PM 64.0 °F - 33.1 °F 31% 29.72 in 10.0 mi South 15.0 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
10:54 PM 63.0 °F - 33.1 °F 33% 29.70 in 10.0 mi SSW 17.3 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
11:54 PM 62.1 °F - 34.0 °F 35% 29.67 in 10.0 mi South 17.3 mph 24.2 mph N/A   Partly Cloudy