Urbandale, Iowa 

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Weather in Urbandale, Iowa

The most pleasant months of the year for Urbandale are September, June and May. In Urbandale, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Urbandale with an average high temperature of 85.7°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Iowa. January is the snowiest month in Urbandale with 8.6 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year.


Today's Weather - Urbandale, IA

3 PM PST

Showers And Thunderstorms

45°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonShowers And Thunderstorms47° / 40°NNE 15 mph
MondayMostly Sunny52° / 36°NNE 6 to 12 mph
TuesdaySunny57° / 49°SE 6 to 17 mph
WednesdayShowers And Thunderstorms58° / 45°SE 6 to 10 mph
ThursdayChance Rain Showers52° / 42°NNW 10 to 18 mph
FridaySlight Chance Rain Showers54° / 40°NNW 18 mph
SaturdayMostly Sunny58° / 39°NW 7 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 86 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 13
Rain: averages 36 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 34 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Urbandale area is 8.6 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Iowa.

8.6 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January31° 13°
February36° 17°
March49° 28°
April62° 40°
May73° 51°
June82° 61°
July86° 65°
August84° 63°
September76° 54°
October63° 41°
November48° 29°
December34° 17°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Urbandale
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January03076
February02575
March02193
April07111
May00120
June30110
July80100
August50100
September2080
October0590
November01882
December02986

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


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Reviews for Urbandale    1 Reviews
Urbandale is a great place to live! - 1/24/2021
I have lived in Urbandale for 10 years and I love it here. Urbandale is a great suburb to the capital city Des Moines. We are on the city border to Des Moines, Waukee,... Read More

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