• Early AM

    Apr 17

    Lo 54°

    Partly to mostly cloudy

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      49%
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Today

    Apr 17

    74°Lo 50°

    Partly sunny and not as warm

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Apr 18

    78°Lo 59°

    Mostly sunny

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
  • Sat

    Apr 19

    81°Lo 54°

    A thunderstorm in the area

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      74%
    • Precip
      41%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 20

    83°Lo 57°

    Mostly sunny

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      1%
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Temp (°F) 57° 55° 55° 54° 51° 50° 51° 52°
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Wind (mph) 7 SE 7 SE 6 SE 6 SSE 5 SSE 5 SSE 5 SSE 5 SSE
UV Index 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 26% 26% 26% 26% 26% 26% 26% 26%
Dew Point 36° 37° 38° 39° 37° 36° 38° 39°
Middle Grid line 60 F Middle Grid line 55 F Middle Grid line 50 F Middle Grid line 45 F

Temperature History - Apr 18

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 4/18/2013
High 78° 79° 99° (2000) 62°
Low 59° 47° 29° (2008) 40°

Solunar Information for Artesia, NM

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:25 AM with 13:05 of sunlight, then sets at 7:30 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:11 PM with 10:41 of moolight, then sets at 9:52 AM

Tue, Apr 22
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Tue, Apr 29
New
Wed, May 7
First
Wed, May 14
Full

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Fri. Stargazing