• Thu

    Apr 16

    55°Lo 34°

    Mostly cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      50°
    • Wind
      Gust
      35 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Apr 17

    62°Lo 43°

    Mainly cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      58°
    • Wind
      Gust
      28 mph
  • Sat

    Apr 18

    64°Lo 40°

    Occasional rain

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      61°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 19

    59°Lo 39°

    Cloudy with a little rain

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      59%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      54°
    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Apr 20

    58°Lo 32°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      58°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
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Hi 62° RealFeel® 58° Precipitation 25%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • ESE 15 mph
  • Gusts: 28 mph

Mainly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • 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 43° RealFeel® 32° Precipitation 57%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • ESE 13 mph
  • Gusts: 23 mph

Considerable cloudiness with occasional rain

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0.07 in
  • Rain: 0.07 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs

Temperature History - Apr 17

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 4/17/2014
High 62° 58° 86° (1987) 44°
Low 43° 33° 15° (1907) 25°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:28 AM with 13:37 of sunlight, then sets at 8:05 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:54 AM with 13:06 of moolight, then sets at 7:00 PM

Sauk Rapids Weather Report

Minneapolis: Temperatures to Return to Normal After Surge of Warmth

April 1, 2015; 12:07 PM ET

Temperatures will climb far above normal in the Minneapolis area during the middle of the week before falling back down close to normal for the weekend. more >

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