• Today

    May 1

    66°Lo 59°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      9
  • Mon

    May 2

    81°Lo 58°

    A couple of morning showers

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Precip
      72%
    • Hours of Precip
      6
    more
  • Tue

    May 3

    65°Lo 50°

    Cooler with a passing shower

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      64%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    70°Lo 53°

    Periods of rain

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Precip
      90%
    • Hours of Precip
      10.5
    more
  • Thu

    May 5

    66°Lo 49°

    Cloudy with a little rain

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      82%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      5
    more
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Hi 66° RealFeel® 65° Precipitation 78%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Patchy fog; rain this morning followed by a couple of showers and a thunderstorm this afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.45 in
  • Rain: 0.45 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 7 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 7 hrs
Lo 59° RealFeel® 57° Precipitation 60%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • E 4 mph
  • Gusts: 6 mph

Cloudy with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.2 in
  • Rain: 0.2 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs

Temperature History - May 1

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  Today Normal Record 5/1/2015
High 66° 71° 94° (1942) 64°
Low 59° 52° 34° (1876) 54°

Solunar Information for Eckington, DC

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:09 AM with 13:52 of sunlight, then sets at 8:01 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:54 AM with 11:16 of moolight, then sets at 2:10 PM

Fri, May 6
New
Fri, May 13
First
Sat, May 21
Full
Sun, May 29
Last

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