• Today

    Oct 2

    77°Lo 62°

    A blend of sun and clouds

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      39%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Oct 3

    77°Lo 64°

    Variable clouds

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      96%
    • Precip
      80%
    • Hours of Precip
      6
    more
  • Sat

    Oct 4

    71°Lo 46°

    A morning shower or two

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      1%
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sun

    Oct 5

    65°Lo 50°

    Sunny and breezy

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      18%
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Mon

    Oct 6

    73°Lo 59°

    Nice with sun, some clouds

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      34%
    • Precip
      17%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 65° RealFeel® 61° Precipitation 6%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SW 12 mph
  • Gusts: 30 mph

Breezy with a full day of sunshine

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 2%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 50° RealFeel® 46° Precipitation 12%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 5 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Clear to partly cloudy

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

Temperature History - Oct 5

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  Today Normal Record 10/5/2013
High 65° 72° 96° (1941) 89°
Low 50° 55° 37° (1935) 69°

Solunar Information for Washington, DC

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:08 AM with 11:37 of sunlight, then sets at 6:45 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:59 PM with 11:56 of moolight, then sets at 4:55 AM

Wed, Oct 8
Full
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Last
Thu, Oct 23
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Fri, Oct 31
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