• Thu

    Apr 2

    63°Lo 39°

    Mostly cloudy, showers around

    Fair for biking
    • Precip
      71%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
  • Fri

    Apr 3

    48°Lo 30°

    Rain

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hours of Precip
      6
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Apr 4

    48°Lo 31°

    Mostly cloudy, a little rain

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      37 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 5

    49°Lo 37°

    An afternoon shower

    Good for biking
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Apr 6

    56°Lo 47°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Good for biking
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      39 mph
    more
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Hi 63° RealFeel® 62° Precipitation 71%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NW 13 mph
  • Gusts: 20 mph

Mostly cloudy with a couple of showers

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.25 in
  • Rain: 0.25 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs
Lo 39° RealFeel® 30° Precipitation 13%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NW 13 mph
  • Gusts: 20 mph

Clear

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 2%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Apr 2

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  Today Normal Record 4/2/2014
High 63° 55° 83° (2003) 49°
Low 39° 35° 22° (2013) 32°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:35 AM with 12:44 of sunlight, then sets at 7:19 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:51 PM with 12:16 of moolight, then sets at 6:07 AM

Plainfield Weather Report

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