Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
527 PM CDT SUN MAY 28 2017

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 28 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         82    315 PM  92    1895  76      6       75
  MINIMUM         56    515 AM  32    1947  56      0       62
  AVERAGE         69                        66      3       69

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             2.34 1947   0.15  -0.15     0.60
  MONTH TO DATE    4.83                      4.28   0.55     3.46
  SINCE MAR 1     12.46                     10.44   2.02     8.81
  SINCE JAN 1     14.97                     12.72   2.25    10.58

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           T    1947   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      3.6                       7.0   -3.4      0.3
  SINCE JUL 1     14.3                      35.3  -21.0     30.3
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            0                         2     -2        0
  MONTH TO DATE  121                       140    -19      128
  SINCE MAR 1   1136                      1348   -212     1023
  SINCE JUL 1   4836                      6179  -1343     5006

 COOLING
  TODAY            4                         3      1        4
  MONTH TO DATE   63                        51     12       48
  SINCE MAR 1     78                        65     13       67
  SINCE JAN 1     78                        65     13       67
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (290)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (280)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           200 AM
 LOWEST     28           400 PM
 AVERAGE    61

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   76       104      1934
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   57        32      1947


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 28 2017...........SUNRISE   545 AM CDT   SUNSET   839 PM CDT
MAY 29 2017...........SUNRISE   544 AM CDT   SUNSET   840 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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