Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
127 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 21 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         77    454 PM  94    1886  74      3       84
  MINIMUM         41    515 AM  35    1931  54    -13       61
                                      1883
  AVERAGE         59                        64     -5       73

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.78 1969   0.15  -0.15     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.94                      3.24  -1.30     2.71
  SINCE MAR 1      4.94                      9.40  -4.46     8.12
  SINCE JAN 1      6.96                     11.68  -4.72    10.46

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0       T
  SINCE MAR 1      T                         7.0   -7.0      6.4
  SINCE JUL 1     29.1                      35.3   -6.2     48.3
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        6                         4      2        0
  MONTH TO DATE   94                       121    -27      137
  SINCE MAR 1   1064                      1329   -265     1480
  SINCE JUL 1   5902                      6160   -258     6787

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         2     -2        8
  MONTH TO DATE   47                        30     17       38
  SINCE MAR 1     54                        44     10       50
  SINCE JAN 1     54                        44     10       50
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    24   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (310)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    28   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    89          1200 AM
 LOWEST     22           500 PM
 AVERAGE    56

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   74        98      1925
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   54        33      1963


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 22 2015...........SUNRISE   549 AM CDT   SUNSET   834 PM CDT
MAY 23 2015...........SUNRISE   549 AM CDT   SUNSET   835 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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