• Thu

    Apr 30

    57°Lo 42°

    Rain becoming steadier

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    • Precip
      81%
    • Hours of Precip
      10
    more
  • Fri

    May 1

    61°Lo 38°

    Overcast, a couple of showers

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Sat

    May 2

    60°Lo 42°

    Overcast, chance for rain

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    • Precip
      35%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    May 3

    68°Lo 46°

    Mostly cloudy and warmer

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Mon

    May 4

    66°Lo 48°

    Cloudy with a few showers

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      7
    more
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Hi 68° RealFeel® 74° Precipitation 1%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 5 mph
  • Gusts: 14 mph

Mostly cloudy and warmer

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 46° RealFeel® 46° Precipitation 3%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 5 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Partly cloudy

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

Temperature History - May 3

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  Today Normal Record 5/3/2014
High 68° 65° 94° (1949) 60°
Low 46° 40° 18° (1907) 40°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:02 AM with 14:24 of sunlight, then sets at 8:26 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 8:06 PM with 10:26 of moolight, then sets at 6:32 AM

Sauk Rapids Weather Report

Minneapolis: Rain to Precede Cooler New Week

April 21, 2015; 12:32 AM ET

After a string of days with temperatures in the 70s, much cooler air is set to move into the Minneapolis area for the new week with temperatures tumbling back into the 40s. more >

The History Behind the UV Index

Nov 12, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The UV index has been around since the early 1990s. It was created to help you plan outdoor activities in hopes to limit overexposure to the sun. Jeannette Calle has more.