Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
137 AM CDT SAT AUG 19 2017

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 18 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         89    404 PM 108    1936  84      5       92
  MINIMUM         61    615 AM  47    1897  65     -4       72
  AVERAGE         75                        74      1       82

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             2.46 2015   0.14  -0.14     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.90                      2.46  -1.56     3.14
  SINCE JUN 1      4.67                     11.87  -7.20    11.59
  SINCE JAN 1     19.64                     25.05  -5.41    22.83

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        0
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        18    -16        0
  SINCE JUL 1      0                         1     -1        0

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY       10                         9      1       17
  MONTH TO DATE  142                       186    -44      232
  SINCE JUN 1    910                       756    154      984
  SINCE JAN 1    990                       832    158     1077
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (290)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    18   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (290)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    97           600 AM
 LOWEST     38           400 PM
 AVERAGE    68

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   84       101      1983
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   65        49      1950


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 19 2017........SUNRISE   628 AM CDT   SUNSET   808 PM CDT
AUGUST 20 2017........SUNRISE   629 AM CDT   SUNSET   806 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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ANSORGE


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