• Thu

    Apr 30

    65°Lo 40°

    Mostly sunny

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      73°
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 1

    65°Lo 46°

    Sunshine

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      70°
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    more
  • Sat

    May 2

    72°Lo 49°

    Partly sunny

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      72°
    • Wind
      Gust
      32 mph
  • Sun

    May 3

    73°Lo 51°

    Brilliant sunshine

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      74°
    • Wind
      Gust
      31 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 4

    73°Lo 48°

    Some rain and a thunderstorm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      74°
    • Wind
      Gust
      33 mph
    more
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Hi 72° RealFeel® 72° Precipitation 8%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • N 14 mph
  • Gusts: 32 mph

Intervals of clouds and sunshine

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • 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 49° RealFeel® 41° Precipitation 9%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SW 13 mph
  • Gusts: 26 mph

Mainly clear

  • 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 - May 2

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 5/2/2014
High 72° 66° 90° (1992) 52°
Low 49° 44° 29° (1966) 43°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:50 AM with 14:05 of sunlight, then sets at 7:55 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:38 PM with 11:04 of moolight, then sets at 5:42 AM

DeKalb Weather Report

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