• Today

    Apr 1

    77°Lo 39°

    Warm with sunshine

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      50%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      78°
    • Wind
      Gust
      28 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Apr 2

    60°Lo 24°

    Mostly sunny; windy, cooler

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      56°
    • Wind
      Gust
      36 mph
  • Fri

    Apr 3

    46°Lo 29°

    Turning sunny and colder

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      42°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Apr 4

    51°Lo 30°

    Mostly sunny

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      49°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 5

    50°Lo 33°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      43°
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
    more
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Hi 60° RealFeel® 56° Precipitation 14%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NW 22 mph
  • Gusts: 36 mph

Mostly sunny, windy and cooler

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 24° RealFeel® 14° Precipitation 4%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • N 13 mph
  • Gusts: 31 mph

Patchy clouds and colder

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Apr 2

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  Today Normal Record 4/2/2014
High 60° 46° N/A 34°
Low 24° 27° N/A 14°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:01 AM with 12:51 of sunlight, then sets at 7:52 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:21 PM with 12:15 of moolight, then sets at 6:36 AM

Benson Weather Report

Minneapolis: Temperatures to Return to Normal After Surge of Warmth

April 1, 2015; 12:07 PM ET

Temperatures will climb far above normal in the Minneapolis area during the middle of the week before falling back down close to normal for the weekend. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

Thu. Outdoor Entertaining

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Thu. UV Index