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Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Partly Cloudy

25°C

77°F

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed N 11 km/h
Barometer 1015.3 mb (30.01 in)
Dewpoint 19°C (66°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 24 Jul 10:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 32. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 20. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 20 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 32. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 20. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
8:02 pm CDT Jul 24, 2016
11pm CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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