Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
127 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 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         78    200 PM  98    1925  74      4       77
  MINIMUM         50    501 AM  33    1963  54     -4       57
  AVERAGE         64                        64      0       67

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             2.01 1952   0.16  -0.16     0.02
  MONTH TO DATE    1.94                      3.40  -1.46     2.73
  SINCE MAR 1      4.94                      9.56  -4.62     8.14
  SINCE JAN 1      6.96                     11.84  -4.88    10.48

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0       T
  SINCE MAR 1      T                         7.0   -7.0      6.4
  SINCE JUL 1     29.1                      35.3   -6.2     48.3
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        1                         3     -2        0
  MONTH TO DATE   95                       124    -29      137
  SINCE MAR 1   1065                      1332   -267     1480
  SINCE JUL 1   5903                      6163   -260     6787

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         3     -3        2
  MONTH TO DATE   47                        33     14       40
  SINCE MAR 1     54                        47      7       52
  SINCE JAN 1     54                        47      7       52
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (240)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (230)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    68           400 AM
 LOWEST     24           200 PM
 AVERAGE    46

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   75        92      1939
                                             1885
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   55        32      1963


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 23 2015...........SUNRISE   549 AM CDT   SUNSET   835 PM CDT
MAY 24 2015...........SUNRISE   548 AM CDT   SUNSET   835 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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