• Today

    Jul 30

    85°Lo 72°

    Heavy afternoon thunderstorms

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      68%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      101°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Jul 31

    85°Lo 72°

    Couple of thunderstorms

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      103°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
  • Mon

    Aug 1

    86°Lo 67°

    An afternoon thunderstorm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      99°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Aug 2

    82°Lo 65°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      86°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 3

    82°Lo 67°

    Partly sunny

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      92°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
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Hi 85° RealFeel® 103° Precipitation 60%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 6 mph

Clouds and sunny spells; humid with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm, mainly later

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.85 in
  • Rain: 0.85 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs
Lo 72° RealFeel® 77° Precipitation 55%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • ESE 2 mph
  • Gusts: 5 mph

Clouds breaking with a shower or thunderstorm around until after midnight; humid

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.1 in
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs

Temperature History - Jul 31

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  Today Normal Record 7/31/2015
High 85° 86° 102° (1954) 89°
Low 72° 68° 55° (1928) 66°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:01 AM with 14:15 of sunlight, then sets at 8:16 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:47 AM with 14:40 of moolight, then sets at 6:27 PM

Hockessin Weather Report

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