Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
137 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 26 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         74    125 PM 104    1983  83     -9       79
  MINIMUM         63    204 AM  45    1910  63      0       53
  AVERAGE         69                        73     -4       66

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.06          4.18 1977   0.13  -0.07     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    4.60                      3.52   1.08     3.92
  SINCE JUN 1     13.05                     12.93   0.12    19.49
  SINCE JAN 1     24.29                     26.11  -1.82    28.84

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        2
  SINCE JUN 1      0                        18    -18        5
  SINCE JUL 1      0                         1     -1        2

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        4                         8     -4        1
  MONTH TO DATE  292                       256     36      231
  SINCE JUN 1   1044                       826    218      841
  SINCE JAN 1   1137                       902    235      921
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (60)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (50)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93          1200 AM
 LOWEST     73          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    83

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   83        99      2013
                                             1955
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63        45      1986


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 27 2016........SUNRISE   636 AM CDT   SUNSET   755 PM CDT
AUGUST 28 2016........SUNRISE   637 AM CDT   SUNSET   753 PM CDT


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.




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