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 171223
CLIDSM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1245 AM CST SAT JAN 17 2015

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

...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 16 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
..................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         57    338 PM  59    1990  31     26       41
  MINIMUM         24    655 AM -20    1888  14     10       10
  AVERAGE         41                        22     19       26

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.04 1980   0.03  -0.03     0.17
  MONTH TO DATE    0.43                      0.51  -0.08     0.37
  SINCE DEC 1      1.46                      1.93  -0.47     1.18
  SINCE JAN 1      0.43                      0.51  -0.08     0.37

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           3.9  1885   0.3   -0.3      3.3
  MONTH TO DATE    6.5                       4.2    2.3      5.5
  SINCE DEC 1      8.4                      13.2   -4.8     19.1
  SINCE JUL 1     14.2                      16.1   -1.9     20.5
  SNOW DEPTH       1

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       24                        43    -19       39
  MONTH TO DATE  760                       681     79      749
  SINCE DEC 1   1779                      1890   -111     2102
  SINCE JUL 1   3096                      3148    -52     3305

 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    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (220)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    27   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (210)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.7


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    88           100 AM
 LOWEST     35           300 PM
 AVERAGE    62

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


THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   31        59      1989
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   14       -19      1930


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 17 2015.......SUNRISE   738 AM CST   SUNSET   512 PM CST
JANUARY 18 2015.......SUNRISE   737 AM CST   SUNSET   513 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.