Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
135 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 23 2016...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         79    113 PM  92    1939  75      4       76
                                      1885
  MINIMUM         61    520 AM  32    1963  55      6       57
  AVERAGE         70                        64      6       67

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             1.58 1914   0.15  -0.15     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    0.97                      3.55  -2.58     1.95
  SINCE MAR 1      6.32                      9.71  -3.39     4.95
  SINCE JAN 1      8.09                     11.99  -3.90     6.97

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    2001   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
  YESTERDAY        0                         3     -3        0
  MONTH TO DATE  128                       127      1       95
  SINCE MAR 1   1023                      1335   -312     1065
  SINCE JUL 1   5006                      6166  -1160     5903

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        5                         3      2        2
  MONTH TO DATE   15                        36    -21       49
  SINCE MAR 1     34                        50    -16       56
  SINCE JAN 1     34                        50    -16       56
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    24   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (180)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    30   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (170)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.2

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8

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

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    81          1100 PM
 LOWEST     52          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    67
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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   75        97      1939
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   55        36      1924

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 24 2016...........SUNRISE   547 AM CDT   SUNSET   836 PM CDT
MAY 25 2016...........SUNRISE   547 AM CDT   SUNSET   837 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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