Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
127 AM CDT TUE OCT 10 2017


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 9 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         70    213 PM  87    1938  66      4       71
  MINIMUM         49   1159 PM  23    1895  45      4       44
  AVERAGE         60                        56      4       58

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.38 1985   0.08  -0.08     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.11                      0.78   1.33     0.17
  SINCE SEP 1      4.90                      3.83   1.07     5.67
  SINCE JAN 1     27.14                     30.55  -3.41    31.00

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    1987   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE SEP 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        5                        10     -5        7
  MONTH TO DATE   17                        78    -61       30
  SINCE SEP 1     39                       172   -133       51
  SINCE JUL 1     39                       178   -139       51

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   19                         9     10        8
  SINCE SEP 1    225                       122    103      225
  SINCE JAN 1   1305                      1061    244     1422
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    25   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (10)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    35   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (340)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    14.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    80          1200 AM
 LOWEST     31           300 PM
 AVERAGE    56

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   66        88      1962
                                             1928
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45        26      1964


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 10 2017.......SUNRISE   721 AM CDT   SUNSET   641 PM CDT
OCTOBER 11 2017.......SUNRISE   722 AM CDT   SUNSET   639 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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