• Today

    May 3

    68°Lo 54°

    Rain and drizzle; not as warm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
  • Wed

    May 4

    66°Lo 52°

    Variable clouds with a shower

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      67%
    • Hours of Precip
      6.5
    more
  • Thu

    May 5

    62°Lo 52°

    Rain at times

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      96%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      6
    more
  • Fri

    May 6

    62°Lo 52°

    Cloudy with a little rain

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      77%
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    75°Lo 59°

    Some sun, a shower; warmer

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      25%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Drizzle 57° Lo 54° RealFeel® 57° / 55°

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  • Precipitation: 65%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 81%
  • Cloud Cover: 94%
  • Dew Point: 50° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
2 mph

Temperature History - May 3

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  Today Normal Record 5/3/2015
High 68° 72° 91° (1965) 84°
Low 54° 52° 36° (1909) 56°

Solunar Information for Washington, DC

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:07 AM with 13:56 of sunlight, then sets at 8:03 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:11 AM with 12:16 of moolight, then sets at 4:27 PM

Fri, May 6
New
Fri, May 13
First
Sat, May 21
Full
Sun, May 29
Last

Washington Weather Report

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

May 3, 2016; 5:25 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 >

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Tue. Stargazing