• Today

    May 6

    67°Lo 50°

    Rain and drizzle; not as warm

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    • Precip
      72%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
  • Thu

    May 7

    73°Lo 55°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    72°Lo 57°

    Sunny and pleasant

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    May 9

    71°Lo 60°

    Partly sunny, nice and warm

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    May 10

    76°Lo 62°

    A p.m. t-storm in spots

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    • Wind
      Gust
      22 mph
    • Precip
      43%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
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Hi 67° RealFeel® 69° Precipitation 72%

Day

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W

  • ESE 7 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Not as warm with periods of rain and drizzle into the early afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 5%
  • Precipitation: 0.07 in
  • Rain: 0.07 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs
Lo 50° RealFeel® 52° Precipitation 13%

Night

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E

S

W

  • NNW 2 mph
  • Gusts: 7 mph

Partly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 5%
  • 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 6

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  Today Normal Record 5/6/2014
High 67° 66° 88° (1986) 69°
Low 50° 50° 37° (1992) 50°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:47 AM with 14:08 of sunlight, then sets at 7:55 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:26 PM with 10:08 of moolight, then sets at 8:34 AM

Hempstead Weather Report

NYC: July-Like Heat to Bake Area This Weekend

May 6, 2015; 10:22 AM ET

Following spotty showers and thunderstorms at midweek, warmth will return to the New York City area by this weekend. more >

The History Behind the UV Index

Nov 12, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The UV index has been around since the early 1990s. It was created to help you plan outdoor activities in hopes to limit overexposure to the sun. Jeannette Calle has more.

Wed. Hair Frizz

Wed. Wind Maps

Wed. UV Index