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 232231
CLIDSM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
530 PM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014


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

...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 23 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
..................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         73    851 AM  92    1892  73      0       78
  MINIMUM         54    635 AM  32    1983  52      2       54
  AVERAGE         64                        62      2       66

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.12 1935   0.10  -0.10     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    3.55                      2.42   1.13     2.13
  SINCE SEP 1      3.55                      2.42   1.13     2.13
  SINCE JAN 1     35.92                     29.14   6.78    25.68

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            1                         5     -4        0
  MONTH TO DATE   73                        52     21       15
  SINCE SEP 1     73                        52     21       15
  SINCE JUL 1     75                        58     17       15

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         2     -2        1
  MONTH TO DATE   71                       100    -29      197
  SINCE SEP 1     71                       100    -29      197
  SINCE JAN 1   1040                      1039      1     1298
..................................................................


WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (140)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (170)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    89           200 AM
 LOWEST     49           200 PM
 AVERAGE    69

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


THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   73        88      1984
                                             1935
                                             1891
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   51        31      1942


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 23 2014.....SUNRISE   703 AM CDT   SUNSET   710 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER 24 2014.....SUNRISE   704 AM CDT   SUNSET   708 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.