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Historical Data

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Temperature

Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy
Currently: 83.6, Min: 64.9, Max: 84.1
83.6°F 

 Hot 

Feels like: 86°F
  High Low
Today: 84.1°F (3:47 pm) 64.9°F (6:25 am)
Yesterday: 82.0°F (5:04 pm) 66.8°F (5:45 am)
Month: 98.0°F 62.0°F
Year: 98.0°F -18.0°F
Last year: 99.2°F (3:07 pm) 73.7°F (3:34 am)
Records/today: 107.0°F (1934) 51.0°F (1947)
Normals/today: 86.0°F 67.0°F

Rain

Rain Today:0.00 in


Rain Rate/hr:0.00 in


Yesterday:0.00 in


This Month:0.94 in


Season Total:24.52 in


Wind

Wind from NNW

Wind from NNW
2.0 mph

1 Bft
Light air


Gust:
2.0 mph


Gust today:
15.0 mph at 1:35 pm


Almanac

Sun:   sunrise  5:59 am sunset  8:42 pm

Daylight hh:mm 14:43 ( -2 minutes)


Moon:  moonrise  3:34 pm moonset  1:35 am

Waxing Gibbous,  63% Illuminated

Humidity & Barometer

Humidity: 53%


Dew Point: 65.0°F


Barometer: 29.92 inHg


Trend: Steady


Solar Radiation

786 W/m2


High: 1134 @  12:56 pm

UV Index more information

Now: 4.4    Medium 


Max: 7.7 @  1:22 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 O3 40 Good
     
2018-07-21 O3 0-50 Good
     
2018-07-22 O3 0-50 Good
     
2018-07-23 O3 0-50 Good
     
2018-07-24 O3 0-50 Good
     
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     Forecast issued at: Thursday Jul 19 2018

UV Index Forecast 

Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
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8.8 9.9 9.3 8.6 8.9 8.9
 Very high   Very high   Very high   Very high   Very high   Very high 
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 Partly cloudyicon Generally clear skiesicon Mostly sunny skiesicon Clear skiesicon Intervals of clouds and sunshineicon Clear skiesicon A mainly sunny skyicon Clear to partly cloudyicon Sunshine and some cloudsicon Scattered thunderstorms during the evening, then partly cloudy overnight
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83°64°84°66°85°64°86°63°86°62°
----20% Chance of
0.00 in
---20% Chance of
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60% Chance of
0.06 in

12 mph N

11 mph N

8 mph NNW

10 mph N

9 mph WNW

Graphs


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Table

Date Forecast icon Humidity Rain Wind
Saturday
21 July
Partly cloudy icon Partly cloudy 83° 54% Winds N
10 to 15 mph
Saturday Night Generally clear skies icon Generally clear skies 64° Winds NNW
10 to 15 mph
Sunday
22 July
Mostly sunny skies icon Mostly sunny skies 84° 62% Winds N
10 to 15 mph
Sunday Night Clear skies icon Clear skies 66° Winds NNE
5 to 10 mph
Monday
23 July
Intervals of clouds and sunshine icon Intervals of clouds and sunshine 85° 68% Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph
0.00 in
High around 85F
Monday Night Clear skies icon Clear skies 64° Winds NNW
5 to 10 mph
Tuesday
24 July
A mainly sunny sky icon A mainly sunny sky 86° 57% Winds N
10 to 15 mph
Tuesday Night Clear to partly cloudy icon Clear to partly cloudy 63° Winds N
5 to 10 mph
Wednesday
25 July
Sunshine and some clouds icon Sunshine and some clouds 86° 57% Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph
0.00 in
High 86F
Wednesday Night Scattered thunderstorms during the evening, then partly cloudy overnight icon Scattered thunderstorms during the evening, then partly cloudy overnight 62° Chance of rain 60%
0.06 in
Winds NNW
5 to 10 mph
Thursday
26 July
Partly cloudy skies icon Partly cloudy skies 82° 58% Winds NNW
10 to 15 mph
Thursday Night Clear skies icon Clear skies 60° Winds NNW
5 to 10 mph
Friday
27 July
Sunshine and clouds mixed icon Sunshine and clouds mixed 81° 63% Winds N
5 to 10 mph
Friday Night Some clouds early will give way to generally clear conditions overnight icon Some clouds early will give way to generally clear conditions overnight 60° Winds NE
5 to 10 mph
Saturday
28 July
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny icon Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny 82° 61% Winds E
5 to 10 mph
Saturday Night A shower or two around the area in the evening, then partly cloudy overnight icon A shower or two around the area in the evening, then partly cloudy overnight 61° Chance of rain 40%
0.03 in
Winds ENE
5 to 10 mph
Sunday
29 July
Partly cloudy icon Partly cloudy 78° 66% Winds NE
5 to 10 mph
Sunday Night Partly cloudy skies early will give way to occasional showers later during the night icon Partly cloudy skies early will give way to occasional showers later during the night 61° Chance of rain 60%
0.18 in
Winds NNE
5 to 10 mph
Monday
30 July
Rain showers early with some sunshine later in the day icon Rain showers early with some sunshine later in the day 82° 66% Chance of rain 60%
0.09 in
Winds NNE
5 to 10 mph
Monday Night A mostly clear sky icon A mostly clear sky 61° Winds NW
5 to 10 mph
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Soil moisture and temperature more information

 Depth
in in 
   Moisture - cb          Temperature - °F   
MinMaxActualGrow conditionsActualMax Min
481508
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Ideal growth
(70 - 100°F)
777773
12171817
Adequate
(11 - 26cb)
Ideal growth
(70 - 100°F)
747574
24566
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Ideal growth
(70 - 100°F)
767875
36131313
Adequate
(11 - 26cb)
Ideal growth
(70 - 100°F)
747574

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