Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
127 AM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 25 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         92    236 PM 106    1936  83      9       96
  MINIMUM         73   1159 PM  44    1934  64      9       73
  AVERAGE         83                        73     10       85

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.01          3.45 1987   0.13  -0.12     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    5.58                      3.39   2.19     0.98
  SINCE JUN 1     15.44                     12.80   2.64     5.23
  SINCE JAN 1     26.59                     25.98   0.61    23.55

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       19
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         1      1        0

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY       18                         8     10       20
  MONTH TO DATE  268                       248     20      265
  SINCE JUN 1    777                       818    -41      871
  SINCE JAN 1    908                       894     14      973
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (360)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    82           500 AM
 LOWEST     55           700 PM
 AVERAGE    69

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   83       104      1983
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63        45      1910


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 26 2014........SUNRISE   635 AM CDT   SUNSET   757 PM CDT
AUGUST 27 2014........SUNRISE   636 AM CDT   SUNSET   756 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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