• Wed

    Dec 17

    52°Lo 37°

    Cloudy with occasional rain

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      46°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
  • Thu

    Dec 18

    52°Lo 33°

    Clouds and sunshine

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      43°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Dec 19

    38°Lo 26°

    Partly sunny and colder

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      31°
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Dec 20

    37°Lo 30°

    Partial sunshine

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      30°
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Dec 21

    35°Lo 18°

    Cloudy, a bit of snow; cold

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      18°
    • Wind
      Gust
      27 mph
    more
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Hi 52° RealFeel® 46° Precipitation 58%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 8 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Cloudy with occasional rain

  • Max UV Index: 1 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 14%
  • Precipitation: 0.09 in
  • Rain: 0.09 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs
Lo 37° RealFeel® 28° Precipitation 74%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 10 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Overcast with showers

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 27%
  • Precipitation: 0.24 in
  • Rain: 0.24 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 4 hrs

Temperature History - Dec 17

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  Today Normal Record 12/17/2013
High 52° 44° N/A 34°
Low 37° 30° N/A 28°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:24 AM with 9:24 of sunlight, then sets at 4:48 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:36 AM with 11:13 of moolight, then sets at 1:49 PM

Frederick Weather Report

DC to Feel Like Spring by Early Next Week

November 22, 2014; 3:28 AM ET

After December-like cold lingers into the start of the weekend around Washington, D.C., temperatures will surge to near 60 F on Sunday and to near 70 degrees Monday. 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.