• Wed

    Dec 31

    18°Lo 3°

    Cloudy with a few flurries

    Excellent for home energy
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    • Hi
      RealFeel
      11°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Jan 1

    12°Lo 4°

    Cloudy and cold

    Excellent for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      -3°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Jan 2

    23°Lo 0°

    Warmer with increasing clouds

    Excellent for home energy
    • Avg
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    • Hi
      RealFeel
      14°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
  • Sat

    Jan 3

    11°Lo -3°

    Mostly cloudy and colder

    Excellent for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      -7°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      -4°
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Jan 4

    11°Lo -7°

    Clouds break for sun; cold

    Excellent for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      -6°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
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Hi 23° RealFeel® 14° Precipitation 20%

Day

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E

S

W

  • SW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 22 mph

Warmer with increasing cloudiness

  • Max UV Index: 1 (Low)
  • 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 0° RealFeel® -14° Precipitation 25%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • W 10 mph
  • Gusts: 24 mph

Mostly 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 - Jan 2

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 1/2/2014
High 23° 21° 42° (1926) -2°
Low -30° (1979) -22°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:57 AM with 8:48 of sunlight, then sets at 4:45 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:07 PM with 15:09 of moolight, then sets at 6:16 AM

Sauk Rapids Weather Report

Snow to Reach Minneapolis Ahead of Christmas

December 21, 2014; 12:52 PM ET

AccuWeather RealFeel® temperatures will be in the 20s through midweek, but a cold front will drop those temperatures into the single digits by the end of the week. more >

Energy Efficient Lightbulbs and S.A.D

Sep 8, 2012; 5:00 AM ET With shorter days and colder nights in the fall and winter, some people develop seasonal affective disorder. When shopping for lightbulbs to treat the 'winter blues,'consider energy-efficient bulbs.