Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Saturday, August 16, 2014

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 74 °F 75 °F  
Max Temperature 79 °F 84 °F 108 °F (1983)
Min Temperature 68 °F 65 °F 52 °F (1992)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date heating degree days 0 0  
Since 1 June heating degree days 2 18  
Since 1 July heating degree days 2 1  
Cooling Degree Days 9 10  
Month to date cooling degree days 132 167  
Year to date cooling degree days 772 813  
Since 1 June cooling degree days 641 737  
Growing Degree Days 24 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 66 °F    
Average Humidity 81    
Maximum Humidity 93    
Minimum Humidity 69    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.10 in 0.15 in 2.04 in (1980)
Month to date precipitation 2.31 2.18  
Year to date precipitation 23.32 24.77  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.00 in - ()
Month to date snowfall 0.0 0.0  
Since 1 June snowfall 0.0 0.0  
Since 1 July snowfall 0.0 0.0  
Snow Depth 0.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.85 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 7 mph (East)    
Max Wind Speed 13 mph    
Max Gust Speed 16 mph    
Visibility 8 miles    
Events Rain    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Aug. 16, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:24 AM CDT 8:12 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 5:54 AM CDT 8:42 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:18 AM CDT 9:18 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:39 AM CDT 9:56 PM CDT
Moon 11:51 PM CDT (8/16) 1:16 PM CDT (8/16)
Length of Visible Light 14h 47m
Length of Day
13h 48m
Waning Gibbous, 58% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 16
Waning Gibbous
Aug 17
Last Quarter
Aug 25
New
Sep 2
First Quarter
Sep 8
Full

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:54 AM 69.1 °F 66.0 °F 90% 29.86 in 6.0 mi East 6.9 mph - 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
1:01 AM 69.1 °F 66.0 °F 90% 29.88 in 6.0 mi East 5.8 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
1:45 AM 68.0 °F 66.0 °F 93% 29.87 in 6.0 mi East 8.1 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
1:52 AM 68.0 °F 66.2 °F 94% 29.87 in 6.0 mi ESE 9.2 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
1:54 AM 68.0 °F 66.0 °F 93% 29.85 in 6.0 mi ESE 9.2 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
2:02 AM 68.0 °F 66.0 °F 93% 29.86 in 4.0 mi ESE 8.1 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
2:54 AM 68.0 °F 66.0 °F 93% 29.85 in 5.0 mi ENE 6.9 mph - 0.06 in Rain Light Rain
3:37 AM 68.0 °F 66.0 °F 93% 29.85 in 5.0 mi East 8.1 mph - 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
3:54 AM 68.0 °F 66.0 °F 93% 29.83 in 6.0 mi ENE 10.4 mph - 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
4:07 AM 68.0 °F 66.0 °F 93% 29.84 in 7.0 mi ENE 10.4 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
4:54 AM 68.0 °F 66.0 °F 93% 29.83 in 9.0 mi ENE 8.1 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
5:54 AM 69.1 °F 66.0 °F 90% 29.82 in 9.0 mi ENE 9.2 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
6:03 AM 69.8 °F 66.2 °F 88% 29.83 in 9.0 mi ENE 11.5 mph - N/A Rain Light Rain
6:21 AM 69.1 °F 66.0 °F 90% 29.83 in 7.0 mi ENE 10.4 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
6:43 AM 69.1 °F 66.0 °F 90% 29.84 in 7.0 mi ENE 9.2 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
6:45 AM 69.1 °F 66.0 °F 90% 29.84 in 7.0 mi ENE 9.2 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
6:54 AM 69.1 °F 66.0 °F 90% 29.83 in 8.0 mi ENE 10.4 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
7:54 AM 69.1 °F 66.0 °F 90% 29.84 in 8.0 mi NE 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:52 AM 69.8 °F 66.2 °F 88% 29.84 in 2.0 mi ENE 9.2 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
8:54 AM 70.0 °F 66.9 °F 90% 29.83 in 2.0 mi ENE 10.4 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
9:54 AM 71.1 °F 68.0 °F 90% 29.82 in 7.0 mi East 9.2 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
10:54 AM 72.0 °F 68.0 °F 87% 29.84 in 10.0 mi East 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:54 AM 73.9 °F 68.0 °F 82% 29.85 in 10.0 mi ENE 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:54 PM 73.9 °F 66.9 °F 79% 29.85 in 10.0 mi East 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:14 PM 75.9 °F 66.9 °F 74% 29.86 in 10.0 mi ENE 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:54 PM 75.9 °F 66.9 °F 74% 29.84 in 10.0 mi East 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:54 PM 75.0 °F 66.9 °F 76% 29.86 in 10.0 mi East 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:54 PM 77.0 °F 66.9 °F 71% 29.85 in 10.0 mi ENE 10.4 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
4:01 PM 75.9 °F 66.9 °F 74% 29.87 in 10.0 mi ENE 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
4:54 PM 79.0 °F 68.0 °F 69% 29.86 in 10.0 mi ENE 6.9 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
5:54 PM 77.0 °F 66.9 °F 71% 29.86 in 10.0 mi East 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:54 PM 77.0 °F 66.9 °F 71% 29.86 in 10.0 mi ESE 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:54 PM 75.9 °F 66.9 °F 74% 29.86 in 10.0 mi East 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:54 PM 73.9 °F 66.0 °F 76% 29.87 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
9:54 PM 73.0 °F 66.9 °F 81% 29.89 in 10.0 mi East 3.5 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
10:54 PM 71.1 °F 66.0 °F 84% 29.88 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
11:54 PM 69.1 °F 66.0 °F 90% 29.90 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear