Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Friday, August 1, 2014

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 74 °F 76 °F  
Max Temperature 85 °F 85 °F 101 °F (1987)
Min Temperature 63 °F 67 °F 51 °F (1898)
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 11  
Month to date cooling degree days 9 11  
Year to date cooling degree days 649 657  
Since 1 June cooling degree days 518 581  
Growing Degree Days 24 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 60 °F    
Average Humidity 67    
Maximum Humidity 93    
Minimum Humidity 40    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.14 in 2.61 in (1972)
Month to date precipitation 0.00 0.14  
Year to date precipitation 21.01 22.73  
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 30.06 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 3 mph (East)    
Max Wind Speed 9 mph    
Max Gust Speed 11 mph    
Visibility 9 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Aug. 01, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:09 AM CDT 8:32 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 5:38 AM CDT 9:03 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 4:59 AM CDT 9:41 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:16 AM CDT 10:24 PM CDT
Moon 11:38 AM CDT (8/1) 11:11 PM CDT (8/1)
Length of Visible Light 15h 25m
Length of Day
14h 22m
Waxing Crescent, 28% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 1
Waxing Crescent
Aug 3
First Quarter
Aug 10
Full
Aug 17
Last Quarter
Aug 25
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Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Heat Index Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:54 AM 68.0 °F - 61.0 °F 78% 30.04 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
1:54 AM 64.9 °F - 61.0 °F 87% 30.04 in 9.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
2:54 AM 64.4 °F - 60.8 °F 88% 30.06 in 8.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
3:54 AM 64.9 °F - 61.0 °F 87% 30.04 in 7.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
4:54 AM 64.9 °F - 61.0 °F 87% 30.05 in 6.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
5:54 AM 63.0 °F - 60.1 °F 90% 30.06 in 6.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
6:54 AM 64.9 °F - 60.1 °F 84% 30.07 in 7.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
7:54 AM 69.1 °F - 62.1 °F 78% 30.07 in 7.0 mi ENE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
8:54 AM 73.0 °F - 62.1 °F 68% 30.07 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:54 AM 75.0 °F - 61.0 °F 62% 30.08 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
10:54 AM 78.1 °F - 61.0 °F 56% 30.08 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
11:54 AM 80.1 °F 81.1 °F 61.0 °F 52% 30.07 in 9.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
12:54 PM 84.2 °F 84.4 °F 60.8 °F 45% 30.09 in 10.0 mi North 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
1:54 PM 81.0 °F 81.3 °F 59.0 °F 47% 30.07 in 10.0 mi NNE 5.8 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
2:54 PM 84.0 °F 84.4 °F 61.0 °F 46% 30.06 in 10.0 mi NE 5.8 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
3:54 PM 84.0 °F 84.4 °F 61.0 °F 46% 30.05 in 10.0 mi SE 6.9 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
5:54 PM 84.0 °F 83.5 °F 57.9 °F 41% 30.04 in 10.0 mi East 4.6 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
6:54 PM 82.0 °F 82.0 °F 57.9 °F 44% 30.04 in 10.0 mi East 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
7:54 PM 79.0 °F - 57.9 °F 48% 30.04 in 10.0 mi ESE 4.6 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
8:54 PM 77.0 °F - 59.0 °F 54% 30.05 in 10.0 mi East 4.6 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:54 PM 75.0 °F - 60.1 °F 60% 30.07 in 10.0 mi ESE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
10:54 PM 73.0 °F - 60.1 °F 64% 30.08 in 10.0 mi SSE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
11:54 PM 72.0 °F - 60.1 °F 66% 30.09 in 10.0 mi SE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear