• Tonight

    Aug 1

    Lo 75°

    Partly cloudy

    Beach & Pool Weather
    • UV
      11 - Extreme
    • Cloud
      Cover
      29%
    • Precip
      35%
  • Sat

    Aug 2

    92°Lo 76°

    An afternoon thunderstorm

    Excellent at the beach or pool
    • UV
      10 - Very High
    • Cloud
      Cover
      53%
    • Precip
      53%
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 3

    92°Lo 77°

    An afternoon t-storm or two

    Very Good at the beach or pool
    • UV
      10 - Very High
    • Cloud
      Cover
      62%
    • Precip
      61%
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 4

    91°Lo 77°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Good at the beach or pool
    • UV
      8 - Very High
    • Cloud
      Cover
      72%
    • Precip
      60%
    more
  • Tue

    Aug 5

    89°Lo 78°

    Clouds and sun with a t-storm

    Very Good at the beach or pool
    • UV
      8 - Very High
    • Cloud
      Cover
      69%
    • Precip
      56%
    more
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Sarasota Tide Table - Aug 1

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High 4:16 AM 1.9 ft
Low 11:11 AM 0.8 ft
High 4:23 PM 1.8 ft
Low 11:18 PM 0.7 ft

Temperature History - Aug 1

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  Today Normal Record 8/1/2013
High 94° 91° 101° (1972) 90°
Low 75° 75° 65° (1968) 76°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:54 AM with 13:25 of sunlight, then sets at 8:19 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:44 AM with 11:53 of moolight, then sets at 11:37 PM

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