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Historical Weather Data



Temperature

Few Clouds Few Clouds
Currently: 28.8, Min: 20.6, Max: 28.8
28.8°F 

 Uncomfortably Cold 

Feels like: 28°F
  High Low
Today: 28.8°F (9:28 am) 20.6°F (3:13 am)
Yesterday: 29.7°F (3:08 pm) 10.9°F (6:54 am)
Month: 58.6°F 10.9°F
Year: 98.0°F -18.0°F
Last year: 50.9°F (10:58 pm) 41.8°F (3:43 am)
Records/today: 73.0°F (1964) -1.0°F (1959)
Normals/today: 49.0°F 31.0°F

Rain

Rain Today:0.00 in


Rain Rate/hr:0.00 in


Yesterday:0.00 in


This Month:1.33 in


Season Total:40.04 in


Wind

Wind from WSW

Wind from WSW
1.0 mph

0 Bft
Calm


Gust:
1.0 mph


Gust today:
7.0 mph at 7:50 am


Almanac

Sun:   sunrise  7:03 am sunset  4:55 pm

Daylight hh:mm 9:51 ( -2 minutes)


Moon:  moonrise  12:52 pm moonset  11:00 pm

Waxing Crescent,  37% Illuminated

Humidity & Barometer

Humidity: 69%


Dew Point: 20.0°F


Barometer: 30.56 inHg


Trend: Rising Slowly


Solar Radiation

123 W/m2


High: 127 @  9:20 am

UV Index more information

Now: 0.7    Low 


Max: 0.7 @  9:20 am


Air quality for West Side of Des Moines and Just East of Windsor Heights, Iowa - Click on an image to enlarge it - For more information visit Airnow.gov

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Good Moderate Unhealthy-Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very Unhealthy Hazardous

Des Moines, IA - Air quality forecast  

Current PM2.5 21 Good
     
2018-11-14 O3 0-50 Good
     
2018-11-15 O3 0-50 Good
     
2018-11-16 O3 0-50 Good
     
2018-11-17 O3 0-50 Good
     
2018-11-18 O3 0-50 Good
     
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     Forecast issued at: Tuesday Nov 13 2018

UV Index Forecast 

Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday
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UV forecast courtesy of and Copyright © KNMI/ESA (www.temis.nl). Used with permission.   - script v3: by Wim van der Kuil - Leuven-Template.eu
weather forecast (summary)  more information

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icon Sunnyicon A clear skyicon A mainly sunny skyicon Clear skiesicon Intervals of clouds and sunshineicon Rain showers early mixing with snow showers lateicon Cloudyicon Cloudyicon Sunnyicon Clear skies
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42°23°47°30°46°27°31°17°34°21°
-----50% Chance of
0.21 in
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10 mph S

11 mph SSW

9 mph WNW

13 mph NNE

7 mph WNW

Graphs


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Table

Date Forecast icon Humidity Rain Wind
Wednesday
14 November
Sunny icon Sunny 42° 52% Winds S
10 to 15 mph
Wednesday Night A clear sky icon A clear sky 23° Winds S
5 to 10 mph
Thursday
15 November
A mainly sunny sky icon A mainly sunny sky 47° 59% Winds SSW
10 to 15 mph
Thursday Night Clear skies icon Clear skies 30° Winds WNW
10 to 15 mph
Friday
16 November
Intervals of clouds and sunshine icon Intervals of clouds and sunshine 46° 75% Winds WNW
5 to 10 mph
Friday Night Rain showers early mixing with snow showers late icon Rain showers early mixing with snow showers late 27° Chance of precip 50%
0.21 in
SSE winds shifting to NNE
10 to 15 mph
Saturday
17 November
Cloudy icon Cloudy 31° 72% Winds NNE
10 to 20 mph
Saturday Night Cloudy icon Cloudy 17° Winds N
5 to 10 mph
Sunday
18 November
Sunny icon Sunny 34° 60% Winds WNW
5 to 10 mph
Sunday Night Clear skies icon Clear skies 21° Winds WSW
5 to 10 mph
Monday
19 November
Mostly sunny skies icon Mostly sunny skies 40° 71% Winds SW
5 to 10 mph
Monday Night Partly cloudy skies icon Partly cloudy skies 26° Winds SW
5 to 10 mph
Tuesday
20 November
Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon icon Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon 42° 69% Winds SW
5 to 10 mph
Tuesday Night Clear icon Clear 27° Winds light and variable
Wednesday
21 November
Sunshine icon Sunshine 49° 69% Winds SSW
5 to 10 mph
Wednesday Night Partly cloudy icon Partly cloudy 34° Winds S
5 to 10 mph
Thursday
22 November
Cloudy with showers icon Cloudy with showers 46° 68% Chance of rain 40%
0.18 in
Winds SE
5 to 10 mph
Thursday Night Cloudy with occasional rain showers icon Cloudy with occasional rain showers 33° Chance of rain 40%
0.07 in
Winds SSW
5 to 10 mph
Friday
23 November
Cloudy with rain and snow showers icon Cloudy with rain and snow showers 43° 75% Chance of rain 40%
0.05 in
Winds W
10 to 15 mph
Friday Night Mostly cloudy skies with late-night snow showers icon Mostly cloudy skies with late-night snow showers 28° Chance of snow 40%
0.03 in
Winds SE
5 to 10 mph
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Soil moisture and temperature more information

 Depth
in in 
   Moisture - cb          Temperature - °F   
MinMaxActualGrow conditionsActualMax Min
4200200200
Dangerous Dry
(101 - 240cb)
Too cold to plant
(33 - 50°F)
333333
12888
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Too cold to plant
(33 - 50°F)
393939
24222
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Too cold to plant
(33 - 50°F)
383838
36101010
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Too cold to plant
(33 - 50°F)
414141

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