• Early AM

    Dec 29

    Lo 44°

    Occasional rain and drizzle

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Precip
      67%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Today

    Dec 29

    48°Lo 34°

    Mostly cloudy and colder

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      18%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Tue

    Dec 30

    41°Lo 29°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      27%
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Dec 31

    38°Lo 26°

    Times of sun and clouds

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      4%
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Thu

    Jan 1

    41°Lo 30°

    Plenty of sunshine

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      19%
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Cloud Cover 94% 94% 94% 94% 94% 94% 94% 95%
Dew Point 29° 28° 28° 29° 28° 28° 28° 28°
Middle Grid line 50 F Middle Grid line 45 F Middle Grid line 40 F

Temperature History - Dec 29

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  Today Normal Record 12/29/2013
High 48° 44° 75° (1984) 51°
Low 34° 30° (1917) 42°

Solunar Information for Washington, DC

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:26 AM with 9:28 of sunlight, then sets at 4:54 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:27 PM with 13:22 of moolight, then sets at 1:49 AM

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Washington Weather Report

DC: 2014, December to End Cold and Dry

December 29, 2014; 1:10 AM ET

Progressively colder conditions are in the offing for Washington, D.C., during the last days of 2014 and December and into the start of 2015. more >

Curiosity Tastes Mars

Dec 14, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The Mars Science Laboratory Rover 'Curiosity' continues its sampling and analyzing of the Martian surface.

Mon. Stargazing