• Early AM

    Jul 2

    Lo 54°

    Increasing clouds

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      45%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Today

    Jul 2

    78°Lo 57°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      66%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Jul 3

    83°Lo 60°

    Partly sunny

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      13%
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Jul 4

    86°Lo 64°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      34%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sun

    Jul 5

    88°Lo 63°

    A severe thunderstorm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      88%
    • Precip
      77%
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
    more
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Hi 86° RealFeel® 93° Precipitation 19%

Day

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E

S

W

  • S 5 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Partly sunny and pleasant

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 64° RealFeel® 62° Precipitation 25%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 7 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Partly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Jul 4

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  Today Normal Record 7/4/2014
High 86° 80° N/A 79°
Low 64° 60° N/A 58°

Solunar Information for Benson, MN

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:40 AM with 15:33 of sunlight, then sets at 9:13 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:55 PM with 11:03 of moolight, then sets at 9:58 AM

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