Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
530 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 29 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         75   1202 PM 104    1934  76     -1       86
  MINIMUM         63    535 AM  32    1947  57      6       65
  AVERAGE         69                        66      3       76

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             1.41 1880   0.15  -0.15     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    4.12                      4.43  -0.31     3.39
  SINCE MAR 1      7.12                     10.59  -3.47     8.80
  SINCE JAN 1      9.14                     12.87  -3.73    11.14

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            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
  TODAY            0                         2     -2        0
  MONTH TO DATE   95                       142    -47      137
  SINCE MAR 1   1065                      1350   -285     1480
  SINCE JUL 1   5903                      6181   -278     6787

 COOLING
  TODAY            4                         4      0       11
  MONTH TO DATE   73                        55     18       91
  SINCE MAR 1     80                        69     11      103
  SINCE JAN 1     80                        69     11      103
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (230)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    27   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (220)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93          1200 AM
 LOWEST     73          1100 AM
 AVERAGE    83

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   77       105      1934
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   57        40      1897


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 29 2015...........SUNRISE   545 AM CDT   SUNSET   840 PM CDT
MAY 30 2015...........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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