Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Monday, April 7, 2014

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 52 °F 48 °F  
Max Temperature 64 °F 59 °F 80 °F (1991)
Min Temperature 40 °F 38 °F 16 °F (1936)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 13 17  
Month to date heating degree days 153 126  
Since 1 July heating degree days 6390 5753  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 0 1  
Growing Degree Days 2 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 37 °F    
Average Humidity 57    
Maximum Humidity 79    
Minimum Humidity 34    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.08 in 0.11 in 1.22 in (2011)
Month to date precipitation 0.22 0.70  
Year to date precipitation 3.19 5.28  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.10 in 5.20 in (1982)
Month to date snowfall 0.1 0.7  
Since 1 July snowfall 47.6 34.2  
Snow Depth 0.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.79 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 7 mph (North)    
Max Wind Speed 24 mph    
Max Gust Speed 33 mph    
Visibility 9 miles    
Events Rain , Thunderstorm    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Apr. 07, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:47 AM CDT 7:46 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:19 AM CDT 8:14 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:45 AM CDT 8:48 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:10 AM CDT 9:23 PM CDT
Moon 12:42 PM CDT (4/7) 2:26 AM CDT (4/7)
Length of Visible Light 13h 55m
Length of Day
12h 58m
First Quarter, 53% of the Moon is Illuminated
Apr 7
First Quarter
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 48.0 °F - 39.0 °F 71% 29.87 in 9.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
1:54 AM 50.0 °F - 35.1 °F 57% 29.85 in 10.0 mi East 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:54 AM 48.9 °F - 35.1 °F 59% 29.82 in 10.0 mi East 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:54 AM 46.9 °F - 35.1 °F 63% 29.81 in 10.0 mi ENE 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
4:54 AM 46.0 °F - 35.1 °F 66% 29.80 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
5:54 AM 44.1 °F 42.5 °F 35.1 °F 71% 29.80 in 10.0 mi NE 3.5 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
6:54 AM 39.9 °F - 33.1 °F 77% 29.81 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
7:54 AM 46.0 °F 43.1 °F 34.0 °F 63% 29.82 in 10.0 mi ESE 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:54 AM 46.0 °F 44.8 °F 35.1 °F 66% 29.83 in 10.0 mi SSE 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:54 AM 51.1 °F - 35.1 °F 54% 29.81 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
10:54 AM 57.9 °F - 34.0 °F 41% 29.79 in 10.0 mi WNW 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:54 AM 62.1 °F - 34.0 °F 35% 29.77 in 10.0 mi NW 6.9 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
12:54 PM 62.1 °F - 35.1 °F 37% 29.77 in 10.0 mi NW 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:54 PM 62.1 °F - 39.0 °F 43% 29.76 in 10.0 mi North 13.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:54 PM 62.6 °F - 39.2 °F 42% 29.75 in 10.0 mi NW 16.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:54 PM 61.0 °F - 39.0 °F 44% 29.74 in 10.0 mi West 10.4 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
4:54 PM 63.0 °F - 39.0 °F 41% 29.73 in 10.0 mi NW 15.0 mph 19.6 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
5:26 PM 62.1 °F - 37.0 °F 39% 29.73 in 10.0 mi North 11.5 mph - N/A Thunderstorm Thunderstorm
5:54 PM 61.0 °F - 37.9 °F 42% 29.74 in 10.0 mi North 15.0 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
6:10 PM 60.1 °F - 39.0 °F 46% 29.74 in 10.0 mi NNW 13.8 mph - N/A Thunderstorm Thunderstorm
6:27 PM 51.1 °F - 41.0 °F 68% 29.78 in 4.0 mi NNE 12.7 mph 33.4 mph 0.03 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Thunderstorms and Rain
6:34 PM 52.0 °F - 42.1 °F 69% 29.77 in 4.0 mi North 15.0 mph - 0.05 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Thunderstorms and Rain
6:45 PM 52.0 °F - 41.0 °F 66% 29.77 in 5.0 mi North 17.3 mph 28.8 mph 0.07 in Rain Light Rain
6:54 PM 54.0 °F - 37.9 °F 55% 29.77 in 8.0 mi NNE 11.5 mph 31.1 mph 0.08 in   Mostly Cloudy
7:54 PM 53.1 °F - 42.1 °F 66% 29.78 in 10.0 mi NNW 3.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
8:54 PM 52.0 °F - 41.0 °F 66% 29.82 in 10.0 mi North 9.2 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
9:54 PM 51.1 °F - 39.0 °F 63% 29.83 in 10.0 mi North 9.2 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
10:54 PM 46.0 °F 42.5 °F 37.9 °F 73% 29.84 in 10.0 mi WNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
11:54 PM 46.9 °F - 37.9 °F 71% 29.85 in 10.0 mi NNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds