• Today

    Oct 2

    72°Lo 54°

    Areas of morning fog

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      71°
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
  • Fri

    Oct 3

    71°Lo 61°

    Turning cloudy

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      70°
    • Wind
      Gust
      11 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Oct 4

    67°Lo 40°

    Morning rain, then clearing

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      63°
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Oct 5

    60°Lo 43°

    Sunny, breezy and cool

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      56°
    • Wind
      Gust
      27 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Oct 6

    72°Lo 52°

    Pleasant and warmer

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      21%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      69°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
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Hi 72° RealFeel® 71° Precipitation 10%

Day

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W

  • NNE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Areas of morning fog; otherwise, intervals of clouds and sun

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • 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 54° RealFeel® 53° Precipitation 14%

Night

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E

S

W

  • NE 3 mph
  • Gusts: 6 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 - Oct 2

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  Today Normal Record 10/2/2013
High 72° 71° N/A 84°
Low 54° 51° N/A 57°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:00 AM with 11:44 of sunlight, then sets at 6:44 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:47 PM with 10:33 of moolight, then sets at 1:20 AM

Hockessin Weather Report

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October 2, 2014; 4:42 AM ET

After relatively benign weather much of this week, a cool front will approach the Philadelphia area Friday night with the potential for drenching rain and thunderstorms. more >

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Thu. UV Index