• Tonight

    Aug 21

    Lo 73°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      53%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      8
  • Fri

    Aug 22

    92°Lo 72°

    Partly sunny, a t-storm; hot

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      89%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 23

    88°Lo 70°

    An afternoon thunderstorm

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      45%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 24

    93°Lo 73°

    Partly sunny, hot and humid

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      18%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 25

    90°Lo 66°

    An afternoon thunderstorm

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      30%
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
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Hi 78° RealFeel® 87° Precipitation 72%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 6 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Showers and thunderstorms, some heavy; humid with plenty of clouds

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.31 in
  • Rain: 0.31 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 5 hrs
Lo 73° RealFeel® 73° Precipitation 60%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SW 4 mph
  • Gusts: 6 mph

Showers and a heavier thunderstorm; clouds breaking, warm and humid; watch for flash flooding

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 49%
  • Precipitation: 0.6 in
  • Rain: 0.6 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 21

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  Today Normal Record 8/21/2013
High 78° 82° 100° (1955) 90°
Low 73° 61° 45° (1950) 66°

Solunar Information for Rockford, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:10 AM with 13:39 of sunlight, then sets at 7:49 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:38 AM with 14:41 of moolight, then sets at 5:19 PM

Mon, Aug 25
New
Tue, Sep 2
First
Tue, Sep 9
Full
Tue, Sep 16
Last

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