• Cloudy 52°
    Stargazing Current Weather
    • Visibility
      4 mi
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Ceiling
      3500 ft
  • Tonight

    May 6

    Lo 50°

    On-and-off rain and drizzle

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      57%
    • Hours of Precip
      11.5
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    May 7

    Hi 67°

    Warmer; a shower in the a.m.

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      65%
    • Precip
      45%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    Day Details >
  • Sunday

    May 8

    Hi 72°

    Breezy with clouds breaking

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      63%
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    Day Details >
Next

Expect showery weather late tomorrow evening through late tomorrow night

5/6 5/7 Now: 10:01pm
PM 10-2
  • 10pm Rain 52° 54%
  • 11pm Cloudy 52° 46%
  • 12am Rain 52° 54%
  • 1am Rain 51° 54%
  • 2am Rain 51° 52%
AM 9-2
  • 9am Showers 54° 51%
  • 10am Cloudy 56° 47%
  • 11am Cloudy 58° 34%
  • 12pm Mostly cloudy 60° 34%
  • 1pm Intermittent clouds 62° 23%
  • 2pm Intermittent clouds 63° 1%
PM 3-8
  • 3pm Intermittent clouds 65° 1%
  • 4pm Intermittent clouds 66° 1%
  • 5pm Intermittent clouds 67° 1%
  • 6pm Mostly cloudy 66° 1%
  • 7pm Mostly cloudy 64° 4%
  • 8pm Intermittent clouds 62° 15%
Hourly Forecast >
May 06, 2016; 6:00 PM ET
Five-day Weather Forecast for Washington, DC
Washington, DC Weather Forecast

Solunar Information for Washington City, DC

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:04 AM with 14:02 of sunlight, then sets at 8:06 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:11 AM with 13:53 of moolight, then sets at 8:04 PM

Fri, May 6
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First
Sat, May 21
Full
Sun, May 29
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Washington City Weather Report

Relentless rain to drench eastern US through much of May

May 6, 2016; 8:44 PM ET

While a brief break in the wet weather is coming early next week, rounds of rain will resume later next week and cause difficulties for outdoor plans and agriculture through much of May. more >

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