• Today

    May 6

    52°Lo 49°

    Rain tapering off

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      69%
    • Hours of Precip
      7
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
  • Sat

    May 7

    60°Lo 50°

    Warmer; a morning shower

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    65°Lo 48°

    A morning shower in places

    Good for biking
    • Precip
      44%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      39 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 9

    67°Lo 51°

    Partial sunshine

    Excellent for biking
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 10

    64°Lo 54°

    A thunderstorm in spots

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      4.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
    more
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A couple of showers 52° Lo 50° RealFeel® 46° / 42°

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  • Precipitation: 60%
  • Rain: 0.06 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 83%
  • Cloud Cover: 99%
  • Dew Point: 46° F
  • Visibility: 9 mi
13 mph

Temperature History - May 6

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  Today Normal Record 5/6/2015
High 52° 66° 88° (1986) 70°
Low 49° 50° 37° (1992) 54°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:46 AM with 14:10 of sunlight, then sets at 7:56 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:55 AM with 13:58 of moolight, then sets at 7:53 PM

Hempstead Weather Report

Relentless rain to drench eastern US through much of May

May 6, 2016; 10:25 AM ET

While a brief break in the wet weather is coming early next week, rounds of rain will resume later next week and cause difficulties for outdoor plans and agriculture through much of May. 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.