Record high temperature 96.3°F Record low temperature -51.0°F Record high gust 34.0 mph Record high average 102.4 mph Record daily rain 3.69 in. Record low windchill -51.0°F Record high barometer 30.832 in. Record low barometer 28.928 in.
Daily high pressure 29.602 in. Daily low pressure 29.385 in. Daily low windchill 61.6°F Daily high heat index 71.3°F Daily high gust speed 14.0 mph WNW Daily high average speed 5.0 mph WNW
Forecast: increasing clouds and cooler. precipitation possible within 6 hrs. windy with possible wind shift to the w, nw, or n.
Des Moines Weather
LAST READING AT TIME: 10:50 AM DATE: May 17 2017, time of next update: 11:00 am
Current WeatherCloudy/Dry Current Temperature 71.3°F (21.8°C) (Heat Index 69.3°F ), Apparent temp 75.9°F , Apparent temp solar 83.3 °F
Maximum Temperature (since midnight)71.3°F at: 10:48 AM Minimum Temperature (since midnight)61.9°F at: 6:15 AM
Average windspeed (ten minute)0.5 mph Wind Direction (ten minute)WSW (247°)
Heat Index 69.3°F Maximum Gust (last hour)6.0 mph at: 9:44AM
Maximum Gust (since midnight)14.0 mph at: 12:01 AM Maximum 1 minute average (since midnight)5.0 mph at: 10:47 AM
Rainfall (last hour)0.00 in. (0.0 mm) Rainfall (since midnight)0.30 in. (7.6 mm) at 10:14 AM
Rainfall This month 1.48 in. (37.6 mm) Rainfall To date this year 11.39 in. (289.2 mm)
Maximum rain per minute (last hour)0.01 in/min Maximum rain per hour (last 6 hours)0.01 in/hour
Yesterdays rainfall 0.06 in DewPoint 66.9°F (Wet Bulb :68.5°F )
Humidity 86 %, Humidex 84.0°F Barometer corrected to msl29.385 in. (995.1 hPa)
Pressure change -0.02 in. (last hour) Trend (last hour)STEADY
Pressure change (last 12 hours)-0.10 in Pressure change (last 6 hours)-0.08 in
Maximum Soil 4 temperature (since midnight) 73.0°F Minimum Soil 4 temperature (since midnight)68.0°F
Current Soil 4 temperature 68°F
Today's snow depth 2.000 in. Month's snow depth0 in.
Current Solar 237 W/Mē
Maximum solar (since midnight) 302 W/Mē Minimum solar (since midnight)0 W/Mē
Current 00:00 hours of sunshine today, current sky: Cloudy
Sunshine hours for the year: 238:28 hrs Sunshine hours for the month: 474:27 hrs
Current evapotranspiration 0.04 inches per day. Yesterday's reading 0.16

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