• Today

    Aug 24

    85°Lo 66°

    Plenty of sunshine

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      40%
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Thu

    Aug 25

    89°Lo 70°

    Very warm with periods of sun

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      29%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Fri

    Aug 26

    94°Lo 72°

    A thunderstorm in spots

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      21%
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 27

    90°Lo 67°

    Mostly sunny and hot

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      3%
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 28

    90°Lo 68°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      17%
    • Precip
      17%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 85° RealFeel® 90° Precipitation 1%

Day

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S

W

  • S 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 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 66° RealFeel® 64° Precipitation 11%

Night

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S

W

  • S 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Partly cloudy

  • 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 - Aug 24

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  Today Normal Record 8/24/2015
High 85° 86° 97° (1998) 90°
Low 66° 63° 46° (1971) 64°

Solunar Information for Fairfax, VA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:32 AM with 13:19 of sunlight, then sets at 7:51 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:14 AM with 3:09 of moolight, then sets at 1:24 PM

Thu, Aug 25
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Thu, Sep 1
New
Fri, Sep 9
First
Fri, Sep 16
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Fairfax Weather Report

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