• Today

    Aug 1

    82°Lo 53°

    Heavy thunderstorms

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      58%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
  • Sat

    Aug 2

    88°Lo 57°

    Intervals of clouds and sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      76%
    • Precip
      21%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 3

    87°Lo 58°

    A thunderstorm in spots

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      96%
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 4

    85°Lo 57°

    Mostly cloudy with a t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Tue

    Aug 5

    83°Lo 55°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
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Hi 82° RealFeel® 87° Precipitation 55%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NNE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 14 mph

A couple of showers and a thunderstorm around, some can be heavy late; some sun; watch for flooding

  • Max UV Index: 9 (Very High)
  • Thunderstorms: 59%
  • Precipitation: 0.15 in
  • Rain: 0.15 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs
Lo 53° RealFeel® 53° Precipitation 60%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • E 4 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Partly cloudy with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm, mainly early

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.14 in
  • Rain: 0.14 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 1

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  Today Normal Record 8/1/2013
High 82° 92° 100° (1926) 77°
Low 53° 54° 38° (1962) 55°

Solunar Information for Rifle, CO

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:10 AM with 14:14 of sunlight, then sets at 8:24 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:36 AM with 11:35 of moolight, then sets at 11:11 PM

Mon, Aug 4
First
Sun, Aug 10
Full
Sun, Aug 17
Last
Mon, Aug 25
New

Curiosity Tastes Mars

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Fri. Stargazing