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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
137 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 22 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         84    254 PM  98    1948  83      1       90
                                      1947
  MINIMUM         65   1159 PM  48    1923  64      1       73
                                      1890
  AVERAGE         75                        74      1       82

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.51          2.60 1922   0.14   0.37     0.12
  MONTH TO DATE    3.92                      3.00   0.92     4.64
  SINCE JUN 1     19.49                     12.41   7.08    14.50
  SINCE JAN 1     28.84                     25.59   3.25    25.65

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       10                         9      1       17
  MONTH TO DATE  230                       222      8      215
  SINCE JUN 1    840                       792     48      724
  SINCE JAN 1    920                       868     52      855
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    30   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (280)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    36   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    87           900 PM
 LOWEST     58           400 PM
 AVERAGE    73

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   83        99      1975
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        43      1891


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 23 2015........SUNRISE   631 AM CDT   SUNSET   802 PM CDT
AUGUST 24 2015........SUNRISE   632 AM CDT   SUNSET   801 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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