Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
906
CDUS43 KDMX 172229
CLIDSM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA

526 PM CDT SUN SEP 17 2017


...................................

...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 17 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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
..................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         74    359 PM  95    1925  76     -2       78
  MINIMUM         57    748 AM  37    1901  55      2       60
  AVERAGE         66                        65      1       69

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.55          1.52 1919   0.10   0.45     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.97                      1.82  -0.85     3.82
  SINCE SEP 1      0.97                      1.82  -0.85     3.82
  SINCE JAN 1     23.21                     28.54  -5.33    29.15

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0          MM      MM   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
  TODAY            0                         3     -3        0
  MONTH TO DATE   12                        28    -16        0
  SINCE SEP 1     12                        28    -16        0
  SINCE JUL 1     12                        34    -22        0

 COOLING
  TODAY            1                         3     -2        4
  MONTH TO DATE  105                        85     20      124
  SINCE SEP 1    105                        85     20      124
  SINCE JAN 1   1185                      1024    161     1321
..................................................................


WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (10)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    25   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (10)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           100 AM
 LOWEST     41           400 PM
 AVERAGE    71

..........................................................


THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   75        94      1895
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   54        36      1916
                                             1901


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 17 2017.....SUNRISE   657 AM CDT   SUNSET   720 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER 18 2017.....SUNRISE   658 AM CDT   SUNSET   718 PM CDT


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




$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.