• Today

    May 4

    68°Lo 39°

    Plenty of sunshine

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      9%
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Thu

    May 5

    83°Lo 52°

    Sunny and warmer

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      6%
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    May 6

    88°Lo 51°

    A thunderstorm in spots

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      85%
    • Precip
      51%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    71°Lo 46°

    Cloudy and cooler

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      48%
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    75°Lo 49°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      77%
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 68° RealFeel® 69° Precipitation 0%

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  • NNW 10 mph
  • Gusts: 16 mph

Plenty of sunshine

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 39° RealFeel® 40° Precipitation 0%

Night

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  • W 4 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Clear

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - May 4

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  Today Normal Record 5/4/2015
High 68° 67° N/A 70°
Low 39° 41° N/A 36°

Solunar Information for Benson, MN

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:05 AM with 14:28 of sunlight, then sets at 8:33 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:03 AM with 12:58 of moolight, then sets at 6:01 PM

Fri, May 6
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Fri, May 13
First
Sat, May 21
Full
Sun, May 29
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Benson Weather Report

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