• Today

    Sep 17

    101°Lo 77°

    A heavy afternoon t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      46%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
  • Thu

    Sep 18

    101°Lo 71°

    Sunshine and patchy clouds

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      25%
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Sep 19

    96°Lo 72°

    Periods of sun

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      2%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Sep 20

    96°Lo 72°

    Mostly sunny

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Sep 21

    98°Lo 74°

    Sunny and very warm

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 101° RealFeel® 103° Precipitation 55%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • E 4 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Partly sunny with a heavy thunderstorm this afternoon; watch for flash flooding

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.15 in
  • Rain: 0.15 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 77° RealFeel® 73° Precipitation 55%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • E 3 mph
  • Gusts: 4 mph

A heavy thunderstorm this evening; otherwise, partly cloudy and warm; watch for flash flooding

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.15 in
  • Rain: 0.15 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs

Temperature History - Sep 17

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  Today Normal Record 9/17/2013
High 101° 102° 114° (1956) 107°
Low 77° 74° 59° (2007) 86°

Solunar Information for Palm Desert, CA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:30 AM with 12:19 of sunlight, then sets at 6:49 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:46 AM with 14:04 of moolight, then sets at 2:50 PM

Wed, Sep 24
New
Wed, Oct 1
First
Wed, Oct 8
Full
Wed, Oct 15
Last

Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Studies Moon

Sep 14, 2014; 5:00 AM ET We now know the topographical structure of the moon better than our own planet thanks to LRO.

Wed. Stargazing