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Current local time in Des Moines

Flag for U.S.A.Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Des Moines is the capital of the state Iowa
Current TimeThursday, April 24, 2014 at 9:06:15 AM CDT
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UTC/GMT Offset
Standard time zone:UTC/GMT -6 hours
Daylight saving time:+1 hour
Current time zone offset:UTC/GMT -5 hours
Time zone abbreviation:CDT - Central Daylight Time
Daylight Saving TimeDST started on Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 2:00 AM local standard time.
DST ends on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 2:00 AM local daylight time.
Sunday, March 9, 2014: DST starts in USA and Canada
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WeatherWeather overview | Two-week forecast | Hour-by-hour | Past week
Current
conditions in
Des Moines International Airport
Light rain. Mostly cloudy. Cool. 52 °F
Light rain. Mostly cloudy. Cool.
Description:Light rain. Mostly cloudy. Cool.
Temperature:52 °FComfort Level:48 °F
Wind:13 mph from 150° South-southeastDirection North-northwest
Last update:Thu 7:54 AM CDT
48 hour
forecast
Des Moines
ThursdayFridaySaturday
AfternoonEveningNightMorningAfternoonEveningNight
Thunderstorms. Overcast. Cool. Cloudy. Cool. Clear. Chilly. Sunny. Chilly. Mostly sunny. Mild. Partly sunny. Mild. Scattered clouds. Cool.
58 °F53 °F42 °F41 °F76 °F63 °F52 °F
11 mphDirection East-southeast10 mphDirection South-southeast7 mphDirection East7 mphDirection East-northeast12 mphDirection Northeast9 mphDirection North9 mphDirection North-northeast
Weekly
forecast
Des Moines
FridaySaturdaySundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursday
Partly sunny. Mild. Partly cloudy. Mild. Strong thunderstorms. Overcast. Mild. Strong thunderstorms. Overcast. Mild. Widely scattered tstorms. Overcast. Cool. Cloudy. Cool. Mostly cloudy. Cool.
Hi: 76 °F
Lo: 41 °F

Hi: 74 °F
Lo: 50 °F

Hi: 71 °F
Lo: 57 °F

Hi: 72 °F
Lo: 54 °F

Hi: 58 °F
Lo: 46 °F

Hi: 53 °F
Lo: 38 °F

Hi: 58 °F
Lo: 46 °F

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Sun
Sunrise at6:21 AMin direction72°East-northeastEast-northeast
Sunset at8:05 PMin direction288°West-northwestWest-northwest
Duration of day: 13 hours, 43 minutes (2 minutes, 32 seconds longer than yesterday)
Sun in south at 1:13 PM at altitude 61° above horizon
Civil twilightbegins at5:51 AM,ends at8:35 PM
Nautical twilightbegins at5:16 AM,ends at9:11 PM
Astronomical twilightbegins at4:37 AM,ends at9:49 PM
Moon
Moonrise at3:37 AMin direction99°EastEast
Moonset at3:18 PMin direction263°WestWest
Moon in south at 9:23 AM at altitude 42° above horizon
Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 2:52 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, April 29, 2014 at 1:15 AM
Fraction illuminated: 25.2% (at 9:06 AM)
Dialing CodesInternational country code: + 1 (U.S.A.)
Area code: 515
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Coordinateslocation of Des Moines
Latitude: 41° 36' North
Longitude: 93° 38' West
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Airports
Des Moines International AirportDSM About 5 mi South-southwest South-southwest  
Eppley AirfieldOMA About 119 mi West West  

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