Weather History for Des Moines, IA

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Month of January, 2015

  Max Avg Min Sum
Temperature  
Max Temperature 57 °F 35 °F 8 °F
Mean Temperature 43 °F 26 °F 0 °F
Min Temperature 37 °F 16 °F -8 °F
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days (base 65) 65 39 22 1098
Cooling Degree Days (base 65) 0 0 0 0
Growing Degree Days (base 50) 0 0 0 0
Dew Point  
Dew Point 38 °F 16 °F -15 °F
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.34 in 0.03 in 0.00 in 0.60 in
Snowdepth 6.0 in 1.5 in 0.0 in -
Wind  
Wind 43 mph 10 mph 0 mph
Gust Wind 52 mph 29 mph 21 mph
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 31.05 in 30.20 in 29.55 in

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Astronomy

Jan. 18, 2015 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:37 AM CST 5:12 PM CST
Civil Twilight 7:07 AM CST 5:43 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:33 AM CST 6:17 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:59 AM CST 6:50 PM CST
Moon 5:33 AM CST (1/18) 3:37 PM CST (1/18)
Length of Visible Light 10h 36m
Length of Day
9h 35m
Waning Crescent, 5% of the Moon is Illuminated
Jan 18
Waning Crescent
Jan 20
New
Jan 26
First Quarter
Feb 3
Full
Feb 11
Last Quarter

Weather History Calendar

Precipitation to date: 0.60 Normal to Date: 0.77 Normal Month Total: 1.00
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
39 | 14 0.00
Average:
31 | 15 0.04
Snow
Actual:
34 | 17 T
Average:
31 | 15 0.03
Snow
Actual:
41 | 17 T
Average:
31 | 15 0.03
Snow
Actual:
17 | 3 0.08
Average:
31 | 15 0.04
Snow
Actual:
12 | 1 0.34
Average:
31 | 15 0.03
Snow
Actual:
14 | -3 T
Average:
31 | 15 0.03
Snow
Actual:
8 | -8 T
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Snow
Actual:
26 | -7 0.01
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Snow
Actual:
13 | 2 T
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
33 | 0 0.00
Average:
31 | 14 0.04
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
36 | 17 0.00
Average:
31 | 14 0.02
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
19 | 2 0.00
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
20 | -6 0.00
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
28 | 18 0.00
Average:
31 | 14 0.04
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
43 | 19 0.00
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
57 | 24 0.00
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Rain
Actual:
48 | 37 0.01
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
50 | 30 0.00
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Rain
Actual:
46 | 26 T
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Rain
Actual:
50 | 30 T
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Overcast
Actual:
37 | 29 0.00
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Snow
Actual:
32 | 24 T
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
46 | 21 0.00
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Rain
Actual:
53 | 27 0.01
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Snow
Actual:
42 | 32 0.15
Average:
31 | 14 0.04
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
53 | 32 0.00
Average:
31 | 14 0.03
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
47 | 29 0.00
Average:
32 | 14 0.04
Mostly Cloudy
Actual:
30 | 30 0.00
Average:
29 | 12 0.04
Partly Cloudy
Forecast:
38 | 20
Average:
32 | 15 0.03
Partly Cloudy
Forecast:
38 | 25
Average:
32 | 15 0.04
Chance of Snow
Forecast:
38 | 24
Average:
32 | 15 0.04
 

Calendar Legend

Sunny
Clear
Mostly Cloudy
Partly Sunny
Partly Cloudy
Mostly Sunny
Cloudy Rain Snow
Hail
Flurries
Thunderstorms Hazy
Fog
Sleet '?' denotes
'chance of'
Unknown

Daily Weather History & Observations

2015 Temp. (°F) Dew Point (°F) Humidity (%) Sea Level Press. (in) Visibility (mi) Wind (mph) Precip. (in) Events
Jan high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg high sum  
1 39 27 14 18 13 5 81 59 37 30.22 30.14 30.04 10 10 10 22 11 26 0.00  
2 34 26 17 24 19 14 84 70 56 30.31 30.19 30.06 10 10 9 12 5 15 T Snow
3 41 29 17 29 25 10 85 72 59 30.03 29.92 29.83 10 8 4 25 7 32 T Snow
4 17 10 3 10 -1 -7 84 68 52 30.72 30.35 29.99 10 6 1 29 18 35 0.08 Snow
5 12 7 1 6 2 -7 83 73 62 30.76 30.46 30.20 10 5 0 15 9 20 0.34 Snow
6 14 6 -3 6 1 -8 87 77 66 30.67 30.52 30.27 10 7 1 29 11 38 T Snow
7 8 0 -8 0 -11 -15 76 65 53 31.05 30.91 30.62 10 9 3 28 14 35 T Snow
8 26 10 -7 18 4 -14 75 63 51 30.70 30.17 29.86 10 7 1 43 20 52 0.01 Snow
9 13 8 2 5 -3 -7 75 64 52 30.55 30.47 30.27 10 9 1 31 15 39 T Snow
10 33 17 0 14 4 -7 75 56 36 30.48 30.25 30.10 10 10 10 26 11 33 0.00  
11 36 27 17 18 12 8 77 61 44 30.38 30.24 30.16 10 10 10 14 6 17 0.00  
12 19 11 2 8 1 -5 79 66 53 30.83 30.67 30.35 10 10 10 18 11 24 0.00  
13 20 7 -6 11 1 -11 79 68 56 30.81 30.66 30.46 10 10 10 10 4 14 0.00  
14 28 23 18 17 14 11 84 69 53 30.43 30.29 30.17 10 9 6 14 7 16 0.00  
15 43 31 19 30 23 15 85 69 53 30.19 30.13 30.08 10 10 7 22 8 25 0.00  
16 57 41 24 32 26 19 88 62 35 30.18 29.96 29.74 10 10 9 20 10 27 0.00  
17 48 43 37 34 30 26 76 59 42 29.86 29.76 29.64 10 10 10 35 18 46 0.01 Rain
18 50 40 30 29 26 25 75 59 42 30.02 29.96 29.86 10 10 10 17 6 22 0.00  
19 46 36 26 35 28 22 85 72 58 29.99 29.94 29.87 10 10 10 15 6 17 T Rain
20 50 40 30 33 29 27 82 68 53 30.01 29.98 29.91 10 10 10 28 10 33 T Rain
21 37 33 29 28 26 22 82 71 59 30.38 30.18 29.99 10 10 10 24 13 31 0.00  
22 32 28 24 25 22 20 81 72 63 30.53 30.45 30.38 10 10 9 15 7 17 T Snow
23 46 34 21 28 22 17 88 65 41 30.35 30.10 29.93 10 10 5 18 10 22 0.00  
24 53 40 27 36 30 25 92 67 42 29.91 29.75 29.57 10 10 8 17 8 20 0.01 Rain
25 42 37 32 38 31 23 89 78 66 30.11 29.85 29.55 10 9 1 24 10 32 0.15 Rain , Snow
26 53 43 32 37 31 24 82 66 50 30.06 29.94 29.83 10 10 10 26 13 32 0.00  
27 47 38 29 32 29 26 92 73 53 30.20 30.14 30.04 10 10 7 14 8 20 0.00  
28 30 30 30 28 27 26 89 86 85 30.13 30.10 30.06 7 5 4 14 11 21 0.00