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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
128 AM CDT WED OCT 21 2020

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 20 2020...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2020


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         43   1014 PM  88    2003  62    -19       66
  MINIMUM         31   1235 AM  20    1960  42    -11       42
  AVERAGE         37                        52    -15       54

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.03          0.75 1971   0.09  -0.06     0.64
  MONTH TO DATE    0.58                      1.69  -1.11     6.84
  SINCE SEP 1      4.54                      4.74  -0.20    11.74
  SINCE JAN 1     26.50                     31.46  -4.96    46.16

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           1.1  1916   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    2.2                       0.1    2.1       T
  SINCE SEP 1      2.2                       0.1    2.1       T
  SINCE JUL 1      2.2                       0.1    2.1       T
  SNOW DEPTH       T

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       28                        14     14       11
  MONTH TO DATE  226                       210     16      254
  SINCE SEP 1    328                       304     24      262
  SINCE JUL 1    328                       310     18      264

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE   20                        11      9        9
  SINCE SEP 1    109                       124    -15      222
  SINCE JAN 1   1208                      1063    145     1160
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (100)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (110)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.9


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           300 PM
 LOWEST     82           900 AM
 AVERAGE    91

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   61        86      1947
                                             1899
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   41        21      1930


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 21 2020.......SUNRISE   734 AM CDT   SUNSET   624 PM CDT
OCTOBER 22 2020.......SUNRISE   735 AM CDT   SUNSET   622 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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ANSORGE



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