• Clear 70°
    Stargazing Current Weather
    • Visibility
      7 mi
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Ceiling
      31600 ft
  • Today

    Sep 5

    Hi 89°

    Partly sunny, warm and humid

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      42%
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Sep 6

    Hi 87°

    Warm and humid with some sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      89%
    • Precip
      67%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    Day Details >
  • Monday

    Sep 7

    Hi 81°

    Partly sunny and not as warm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      98%
    • Precip
      77%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
    Day Details >
Next

Thunderstorms, some strong, tomorrow night; storms can bring downpours, large hail and damaging winds

9/5 9/6 Now: 5:56am
AM 5-9
  • 5am Intermittent clouds 72° 18%
  • 6am Partly cloudy 71° 18%
  • 7am Partly sunny 71° 12%
  • 8am Intermittent clouds 74° 0%
  • 9am Intermittent clouds 76° 0%
PM 4-9
  • 4pm Mostly sunny 88° 0%
  • 5pm Mostly sunny 88° 0%
  • 6pm Mostly sunny 86° 0%
  • 7pm Mostly sunny 83° 0%
  • 8pm Mostly clear 80° 0%
  • 9pm Clear 79° 0%
PM 10-3
  • 10pm Mostly clear 77° 0%
  • 11pm Mostly clear 77° 0%
  • 12am Partly cloudy 76° 0%
  • 1am Partly cloudy 76° 0%
  • 2am Partly cloudy 75° 2%
  • 3am Intermittent clouds 75° 2%
Hourly Forecast >
Sep 05, 2015; 1:18 AM ET
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Solunar Information for Ackley, IA

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Rises at 6:41 AM with 12:59 of sunlight, then sets at 7:40 PM

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Rises at 10:56 AM with 3:34 of moolight, then sets at 2:31 PM

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