Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 46 °F 57 °F  
Max Temperature 53 °F 67 °F 92 °F (1910)
Min Temperature 38 °F 46 °F 24 °F (1958)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 19 9  
Month to date heating degree days 390 403  
Since 1 July heating degree days 6627 6030  
Cooling Degree Days 0 1  
Month to date cooling degree days 12 12  
Year to date cooling degree days 12 13  
Moisture  
Dew Point 42 °F    
Average Humidity 82    
Maximum Humidity 93    
Minimum Humidity 71    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.07 in 0.16 in 1.71 in (1984)
Month to date precipitation 4.53 3.70  
Year to date precipitation 7.50 8.28  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.00 in 7.00 in (1907)
Month to date snowfall 0.8 1.8  
Since 1 July snowfall 48.3 35.3  
Snow Depth 0.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.55 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 10 mph (North)    
Max Wind Speed 21 mph    
Max Gust Speed 26 mph    
Visibility 7 miles    
Events Rain    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Apr. 29, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:14 AM CDT 8:10 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 5:44 AM CDT 8:40 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:07 AM CDT 9:17 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:28 AM CDT 9:56 PM CDT
Moon 6:32 AM CDT (4/29) 8:51 PM CDT (4/29)
Length of Visible Light 14h 56m
Length of Day
13h 56m
New Moon, 0% of the Moon is Illuminated
Apr 29
New Moon
May 6
First Quarter
May 14
Full
May 21
Last Quarter
May 28
New

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 53.1 °F - 44.1 °F 71% 29.40 in 10.0 mi East 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:54 AM 53.1 °F - 44.1 °F 71% 29.40 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
2:54 AM 52.0 °F - 46.9 °F 83% 29.40 in 10.0 mi South 3.5 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
3:54 AM 50.0 °F - 46.9 °F 89% 29.39 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.01 in   Overcast
4:54 AM 50.0 °F - 46.9 °F 89% 29.39 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
5:54 AM 51.1 °F - 46.9 °F 86% 29.39 in 10.0 mi NE 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:19 AM 51.1 °F - 48.0 °F 89% 29.40 in 8.0 mi NNE 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:54 AM 51.1 °F - 48.0 °F 89% 29.40 in 4.0 mi NE 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:54 AM 52.0 °F - 48.0 °F 86% 29.42 in 3.0 mi NE 9.2 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
8:54 AM 50.0 °F - 46.9 °F 89% 29.44 in 3.0 mi NE 11.5 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
9:54 AM 50.0 °F - 46.9 °F 89% 29.45 in 4.0 mi NE 11.5 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
10:54 AM 48.9 °F - 46.0 °F 90% 29.47 in 3.0 mi NNE 11.5 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
11:01 AM 48.9 °F - 46.0 °F 90% 29.47 in 2.5 mi NNE 10.4 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
11:10 AM 48.9 °F - 46.0 °F 90% 29.47 in 2.5 mi NNE 8.1 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
11:37 AM 48.9 °F - 46.0 °F 90% 29.48 in 3.0 mi NNE 10.4 mph - 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
11:54 AM 48.9 °F - 46.0 °F 90% 29.49 in 2.5 mi NNE 10.4 mph - 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
12:54 PM 48.9 °F - 46.0 °F 90% 29.50 in 2.0 mi NNE 5.8 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
1:14 PM 48.0 °F - 45.0 °F 89% 29.50 in 3.0 mi NNE 10.4 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
1:54 PM 48.0 °F - 45.0 °F 89% 29.52 in 3.0 mi North 10.4 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
2:35 PM 48.0 °F - 45.0 °F 89% 29.54 in 3.0 mi North 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:54 PM 48.0 °F - 44.1 °F 86% 29.55 in 3.0 mi North 11.5 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
3:27 PM 46.9 °F - 43.0 °F 86% 29.55 in 6.0 mi NNW 16.1 mph 21.9 mph 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
3:54 PM 46.4 °F 39.5 °F 42.8 °F 87% 29.57 in 7.0 mi North 17.3 mph 23.0 mph N/A   Light Drizzle
4:31 PM 45.0 °F 38.2 °F 41.0 °F 86% 29.59 in 9.0 mi North 15.0 mph 26.5 mph 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
4:41 PM 45.0 °F 37.6 °F 39.9 °F 82% 29.60 in 7.0 mi North 17.3 mph 25.3 mph 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
4:49 PM 44.6 °F 37.2 °F 39.2 °F 81% 29.60 in 2.5 mi North 17.3 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
4:54 PM 44.1 °F 36.2 °F 39.9 °F 85% 29.62 in 2.5 mi North 18.4 mph 24.2 mph 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
5:16 PM 44.1 °F 36.5 °F 39.0 °F 82% 29.62 in 10.0 mi North 17.3 mph 24.2 mph 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
5:54 PM 43.0 °F 35.7 °F 36.0 °F 76% 29.66 in 10.0 mi North 15.0 mph 24.2 mph 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
6:54 PM 41.0 °F 34.3 °F 36.0 °F 82% 29.69 in 10.0 mi North 11.5 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
7:22 PM 39.9 °F 31.4 °F 35.1 °F 83% 29.69 in 10.0 mi North 16.1 mph 23.0 mph 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
7:35 PM 39.0 °F 30.3 °F 35.1 °F 86% 29.70 in 10.0 mi NNW 16.1 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
7:54 PM 39.0 °F 31.4 °F 35.1 °F 86% 29.72 in 10.0 mi NNW 12.7 mph 21.9 mph 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
8:54 PM 39.0 °F 31.8 °F 36.0 °F 89% 29.74 in 10.0 mi NW 11.5 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
9:06 PM 39.0 °F 31.8 °F 36.0 °F 89% 29.73 in 10.0 mi NNW 11.5 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
9:54 PM 39.9 °F 32.9 °F 37.0 °F 89% 29.75 in 10.0 mi NNW 11.5 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
10:54 PM 39.0 °F 31.4 °F 36.0 °F 89% 29.76 in 10.0 mi NW 12.7 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
11:22 PM 39.0 °F 32.3 °F 35.1 °F 86% 29.75 in 10.0 mi NW 10.4 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
11:29 PM 39.0 °F 32.3 °F 36.0 °F 89% 29.75 in 10.0 mi NW 10.4 mph - 0.00 in   Light Drizzle
11:54 PM 39.0 °F 31.0 °F 35.1 °F 86% 29.77 in 10.0 mi NW 13.8 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast