• Early AM

    Aug 30

    Lo 71°

    A couple of showers and heavy thunderstorms

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      88%
    • Precip
      69%
    • Hours of Precip
      5
    more
  • Today

    Aug 30

    81°Lo 71°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      6
  • Sun

    Aug 31

    90°Lo 73°

    Warmer with a stray t-storm

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      19%
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Mon

    Sep 1

    92°Lo 74°

    Mostly sunny

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Sep 2

    91°Lo 72°

    Humid with partial sunshine

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      22%
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Temp (°F) 71° 73° 73° 75° 76° 77° 78° 80°
RealFeel® 71° 73° 78° 81° 79° 85° 87° 86°
Humidity 93% 93% 93% 91% 89% 86% 84% 82%
   
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Wind (mph) 3 SSE 3 SE 3 ESE 4 SE 4 SE 5 SE 5 SSE 5 SSE
UV Index 0 0 1 1 1 3 3 2
Cloud Cover 95% 94% 94% 94% 94% 94% 94% 94%
Dew Point 69° 71° 71° 72° 72° 72° 73° 74°
Middle Grid line 85 F Middle Grid line 80 F Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F

Temperature History - Aug 30

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  Today Normal Record 8/30/2013
High 81° 93° 107° (2000) 98°
Low 71° 70° 54° (1986) 68°

Solunar Information for Ruston, LA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:44 AM with 12:54 of sunlight, then sets at 7:38 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:14 AM with 11:16 of moolight, then sets at 10:30 PM

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