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Weather Data



Temperature

Few Clouds Few Clouds
Currently: 64.7, Min: 38.7, Max: 64.7
64.7°F 

 Comfortable 

Feels like: 65°F
  High Low
Today: 64.7°F (2:07 pm) 38.7°F (7:23 am)
Yesterday: 58.4°F (4:52 pm) 27.2°F (6:30 am)
Month: 85.7°F 27.2°F
Year: 98.0°F -18.0°F
Last year: 64.0°F (4:45 pm) 47.1°F (11:46 pm)
Records/today: 87.0°F (1899) 21.0°F (1976)
Normals/today: 61.0°F 41.0°F

Rain

Rain Today:0.00 in


Rain Rate/hr:0.00 in


Yesterday:0.00 in


This Month:2.86 in


Season Total:38.61 in


Wind

Calm

Calm
0.0 mph

0 Bft
Calm


Gust:
0.0 mph


Gust today:
8.0 mph at 10:57 am


Almanac

Sun:   sunrise  7:35 am sunset  6:22 pm

Daylight hh:mm 10:46 ( -3 minutes)


Moon:  moonrise  5:51 pm moonset  5:12 am

Waxing Gibbous,  94% Illuminated

Humidity & Barometer

Humidity: 31%


Dew Point: 33.0°F


Barometer: 30.12 inHg


Trend: Steady


Solar Radiation

617 W/m2


High: 652 @  1:25 pm

UV Index more information

Now: 2.8    Low 


Max: 3.1 @  12:39 pm


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 45 Good
     
2018-10-22 O3 0-50 Good
     
2018-10-23 O3 0-50 Good
     
2018-10-24 O3 0-50 Good
     
     1 2 3 4 5 6
     Forecast issued at: Friday Oct 19 2018

UV Index Forecast 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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3.1 3.0 3.0 3.0 2.6 2.7
 Medium   Medium   Medium   Medium   Medium   Medium 
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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WednesdayWednesday
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ThursdayThursday
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FridayFriday
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icon Sunnyicon A clear skyicon A mainly sunny skyicon A mostly clear skyicon Intervals of clouds and sunshineicon Partly cloudy skies during the evening will give way to cloudy skies overnighticon Overcasticon Showers in the evening, then cloudy overnighticon Cloudyicon Overcast with rain showers at times
ClearClearClearClearPartly cloudyMostly cloudyCloudyChance of rainCloudyChance of rain
67°34°54°33°55°40°50°41°53°43°
------20% Chance of
0.00 in
30% Chance of
0.02 in
-60% Chance of
0.17 in

6 mph NW

6 mph N

8 mph ESE

8 mph SE

9 mph S

Graphs


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Table

Date Forecast icon Humidity Rain Wind
Monday
22 October
Sunny icon Sunny 67° 31% Winds NW
5 to 10 mph
Monday Night A clear sky icon A clear sky 34° Winds NNW
5 to 10 mph
Tuesday
23 October
A mainly sunny sky icon A mainly sunny sky 54° 60% Winds N
5 to 10 mph
Tuesday Night A mostly clear sky icon A mostly clear sky 33° Winds light and variable
Wednesday
24 October
Intervals of clouds and sunshine icon Intervals of clouds and sunshine 55° 64% Winds ESE
5 to 10 mph
Wednesday Night Partly cloudy skies during the evening will give way to cloudy skies overnight icon Partly cloudy skies during the evening will give way to cloudy skies overnight 40° Winds light and variable
Thursday
25 October
Overcast icon Overcast 50° 72% Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph
0.00 in
High around 50F
Thursday Night Showers in the evening, then cloudy overnight icon Showers in the evening, then cloudy overnight 41° Chance of rain 30%
0.02 in
Winds SSE
5 to 10 mph
Friday
26 October
Cloudy icon Cloudy 53° 75% Winds S
5 to 10 mph
Friday Night Overcast with rain showers at times icon Overcast with rain showers at times 43° Chance of rain 60%
0.17 in
Winds SSW
5 to 10 mph
Saturday
27 October
Partly cloudy icon Partly cloudy 52° 72% Winds NW
10 to 20 mph
Saturday Night A few clouds icon A few clouds 41° Winds NW
5 to 10 mph
Sunday
28 October
Intervals of clouds and sunshine in the morning with more clouds for later in the day icon Intervals of clouds and sunshine in the morning with more clouds for later in the day 52° 70% Winds NNW
15 to 25 mph
Sunday Night Partly cloudy skies icon Partly cloudy skies 37° Winds NW
10 to 15 mph
Monday
29 October
A mainly sunny sky icon A mainly sunny sky 52° 67% Winds NW
10 to 15 mph
Monday Night Partly cloudy icon Partly cloudy 37° Winds W
5 to 10 mph
Tuesday
30 October
Cloudy early with showers for the afternoon hours icon Cloudy early with showers for the afternoon hours 50° 74% Chance of rain 60%
0.18 in
Winds SW
10 to 15 mph
Tuesday Night Overcast with rain showers at times icon Overcast with rain showers at times 40° Chance of rain 60%
0.34 in
Winds E
5 to 10 mph
Wednesday
31 October
Overcast with rain showers at times icon Overcast with rain showers at times 48° 82% Chance of rain 50%
0.15 in
Winds WNW
10 to 15 mph
Wednesday Night Showers in the evening with some clearing overnight icon Showers in the evening with some clearing overnight 38° Chance of rain 60%
0.10 in
Winds WSW
5 to 10 mph
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Soil moisture and temperature more information

 Depth
in in 
   Moisture - cb          Temperature - °F   
MinMaxActualGrow conditionsActualMax Min
4343934
Irrigation desired
(26 - 61cb)
Too cold to plant
(33 - 50°F)
464644
12777
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Too cold to plant
(33 - 50°F)
495049
24000
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Too cold to plant
(33 - 50°F)
494948
36999
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Minimum growth
(50 - 60°F)
515151

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