Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
550 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 30 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         88    326 PM 105    1934  77     11       64
  MINIMUM         65    522 AM  40    1897  57      8       56
  AVERAGE         77                        67     10       60

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.52 1903   0.15  -0.15     0.02
  MONTH TO DATE    3.46                      4.58  -1.12     4.33
  SINCE MAR 1      8.81                     10.74  -1.93     7.33
  SINCE JAN 1     10.58                     13.02  -2.44     9.35

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      0.3                       7.0   -6.7       T
  SINCE JUL 1     30.3                      35.3   -5.0     29.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            0                         2     -2        5
  MONTH TO DATE  128                       144    -16      100
  SINCE MAR 1   1023                      1352   -329     1070
  SINCE JUL 1   5006                      6183  -1177     5908

 COOLING
  TODAY           12                         4      8        0
  MONTH TO DATE   66                        59      7       73
  SINCE MAR 1     85                        73     12       80
  SINCE JAN 1     85                        73     12       80
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (180)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    29   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (170)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    84           500 AM
 LOWEST     39           200 PM
 AVERAGE    62

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   77       102      1934
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   57        34      1889


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 30 2016...........SUNRISE   544 AM CDT   SUNSET   841 PM CDT
MAY 31 2016...........SUNRISE   543 AM CDT   SUNSET   842 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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