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Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Mostly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.35 in (1027.9 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 22 May 11:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Cloudy, with a high near 63. East wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind 6 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers.  High near 59. East wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Low around 50. East northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Cloudy, with a high near 63. East wind 6 to 11 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind 6 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers. High near 59. East wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Low around 50. East northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Breezy.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
11:23 pm CDT May 22, 2022
12am CDT May 23, 2022-6pm CDT May 28, 2022
 
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