• Early AM

    May 3

    Lo 52°

    Periods of rain

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      68%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      63°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Today

    May 3

    57°Lo 47°

    Cloudy with rain and drizzle

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      47%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      58°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
  • Wed

    May 4

    55°Lo 48°

    Mostly cloudy, showers around

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      56°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 5

    60°Lo 50°

    Mostly cloudy, a little rain

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      64°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 6

    60°Lo 50°

    Cloudy with showers

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      64°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
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Temperature History - May 3

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 5/3/2015
High 57° 68° 91° (1913) 81°
Low 47° 45° 33° (1911) 46°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:53 AM with 14:03 of sunlight, then sets at 7:56 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:01 AM with 12:15 of moolight, then sets at 4:16 PM

South Plainfield Weather Report

Rounds of rain to frequent northeastern US through first week of May

May 3, 2016; 3:55 AM ET

Dry days will be hard to come by in the northeastern United States for the first week of May as storm systems bring frequent rain to the region. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

Tue. Outdoor Entertaining

Tue. Wind Maps

Tue. UV Index