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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
133 AM CDT FRI SEP 1 2017

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 31 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
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         83   1253 PM  99    1913  82      1       83
  MINIMUM         62    553 AM  45    1967  62      0       66
                                      1915
  AVERAGE         73                        72      1       75

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          2.80 1977   0.12  -0.12     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    3.50                      4.13  -0.63     5.64
  SINCE JUN 1      7.27                     13.54  -6.27    14.09
  SINCE JAN 1     22.24                     26.72  -4.48    25.33

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                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         1     -1        0
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        23    -21        0
  SINCE JUL 1      0                         6     -6        0

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        8                         7      1       10
  MONTH TO DATE  232                       293    -61      352
  SINCE JUN 1   1000                       863    137     1104
  SINCE JAN 1   1080                       939    141     1197
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (70)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (70)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.9

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3

WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG
  HAZE

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           500 AM
 LOWEST     55           100 PM
 AVERAGE    74
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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   81        99      1913
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   61        38      1949

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER  1 2017.....SUNRISE   641 AM CDT   SUNSET   747 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER  2 2017.....SUNRISE   642 AM CDT   SUNSET   745 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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