• Today

    Aug 29

    84°Lo 65°

    Strong t-storms, mainly later

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      89%
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
  • Sat

    Aug 30

    81°Lo 64°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      5%
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 31

    84°Lo 68°

    Humid with clouds and sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Mon

    Sep 1

    82°Lo 60°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      77%
    • Precip
      74%
    • Hours of Precip
      7
    more
  • Tue

    Sep 2

    82°Lo 59°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      19%
    • Precip
      22%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 84° RealFeel® 91° Precipitation 65%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • S 7 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

A couple of thunderstorms around, mainly later, when they can be strong; areas of fog this morning

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 91%
  • Precipitation: 0.35 in
  • Rain: 0.35 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2.5 hrs
Lo 65° RealFeel® 62° Precipitation 66%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 4 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

A couple of thunderstorms around, mainly early, when they can be strong; mostly cloudy and humid

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 91%
  • Precipitation: 0.53 in
  • Rain: 0.53 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 29

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  Today Normal Record 8/29/2013
High 84° 80° 99° (1983) 88°
Low 65° 59° 37° (1934) 64°

Solunar Information for Sterling, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:21 AM with 13:16 of sunlight, then sets at 7:37 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:15 AM with 11:15 of moolight, then sets at 9:30 PM

Tue, Sep 2
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Tue, Sep 9
Full
Tue, Sep 16
Last
Wed, Sep 24
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