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
000
CDUS43 KDMX 150716 RRB
CLIDSM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
115 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017


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

...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 14 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
..................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         35    408 PM  57    1914  31      4       48
  MINIMUM         22    708 AM -19    1888  14      8       31
                                      1881
  AVERAGE         29                        22      7       40

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.78 1960   0.04  -0.04     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.48                      0.45   0.03     0.46
  SINCE DEC 1      1.89                      1.87   0.02     5.90
  SINCE JAN 1      0.48                      0.45   0.03     0.46

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           5.7  1930   0.2   -0.2      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.1                       3.6   -3.5      0.3
  SINCE DEC 1      3.9                      12.6   -8.7      8.1
  SINCE JUL 1      3.9                      15.5  -11.6     15.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       36                        43     -7       25
  MONTH TO DATE  618                       595     23      572
  SINCE DEC 1   1778                      1804    -26     1457
  SINCE JUL 1   2461                      3062   -601     2338

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
..................................................................


WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     9   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (310)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    14   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (360)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     2.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    68           700 AM
 LOWEST     29           300 PM
 AVERAGE    49

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


THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   31        58      2006
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   14       -27      1888


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 15 2017.......SUNRISE   739 AM CST   SUNSET   510 PM CST
JANUARY 16 2017.......SUNRISE   738 AM CST   SUNSET   511 PM CST


-  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.