• Tonight

    May 5

    Lo 52°

    Occasional rain and drizzle

    Bicycling Weather
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      4.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
  • Fri

    May 6

    57°Lo 50°

    Cool with occasional rain

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      68%
    • Hours of Precip
      6.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    69°Lo 57°

    Variably cloudy and warmer

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      42%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    71°Lo 49°

    Breezy with clouds breaking

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      17%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 9

    71°Lo 59°

    Pleasant with clouds and sun

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
    more
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UV Index 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 98% 97% 99% 98% 99% 100% 100% 99%
Dew Point 48° 49° 49° 48° 47° 47° 47° 46°
Middle Grid line 60 F Middle Grid line 55 F Middle Grid line 50 F

Temperature History - May 5

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 5/5/2015
High 58° 72° 94° (1928) 86°
Low 52° 53° 39° (1926) 64°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:05 AM with 14:00 of sunlight, then sets at 8:05 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:29 AM with 13:23 of moolight, then sets at 6:52 PM

Washington Weather Report

Relentless rain to drench eastern US through much of May

May 5, 2016; 10:10 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 >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.