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Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

A Few Clouds

33°F

1°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1027.1 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 19 Apr 5:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
6:18 am CDT Apr 19, 2018
6am CDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm CDT Apr 25, 2018
 
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