• Tonight

    Jul 11

    Lo 72°

    Partly cloudy

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      38%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Jul 12

    89°Lo 71°

    Partly sunny

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Jul 13

    93°Lo 78°

    A p.m. t-storm in spots

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      76%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Mon

    Jul 14

    95°Lo 75°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      78%
    • Precip
      74%
    • Hours of Precip
      6
    more
  • Tue

    Jul 15

    84°Lo 68°

    Heavy t-storms; not as hot

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      90%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      6
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Hi 84° RealFeel® 95° Precipitation 65%

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E

S

W

  • W 6 mph
  • Gusts: 11 mph

A couple of heavy thunderstorms; not as hot with more clouds than sun; thunderstorms can be severe

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.6 in
  • Rain: 0.6 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 4 hrs
Lo 68° RealFeel® 65° Precipitation 60%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NW 5 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

A couple of showers in the evening; otherwise, considerable cloudiness

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.14 in
  • Rain: 0.14 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs

Temperature History - Jul 15

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  Today Normal Record 7/15/2013
High 84° 89° 100° (1988) 96°
Low 68° 71° 56° (1895) 75°

Solunar Information for Washington, DC

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:55 AM with 14:38 of sunlight, then sets at 8:33 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:42 PM with 12:12 of moolight, then sets at 10:54 AM

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