Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
145 AM CDT THU AUG 27 2015

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 26 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         79    129 PM 104    1983  83     -4       82
  MINIMUM         53    541 AM  45    1910  63    -10       67
  AVERAGE         66                        73     -7       75

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          4.18 1977   0.13  -0.13     0.05
  MONTH TO DATE    3.92                      3.52   0.40     5.63
  SINCE JUN 1     19.49                     12.93   6.56    15.49
  SINCE JAN 1     28.84                     26.11   2.73    26.64

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    2                         0      2        0
  SINCE JUN 1      5                        18    -13        2
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         1      1        2

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        1                         8     -7       10
  MONTH TO DATE  231                       256    -25      278
  SINCE JUN 1    841                       826     15      787
  SINCE JAN 1    921                       902     19      918
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    10   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (140)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    13   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (120)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     3.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           200 AM
 LOWEST     39           200 PM
 AVERAGE    66

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   83        99      2013
                                             1955
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63        45      1986


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 27 2015........SUNRISE   635 AM CDT   SUNSET   756 PM CDT
AUGUST 28 2015........SUNRISE   636 AM CDT   SUNSET   755 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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