• Today

    Aug 22

    86°Lo 73°

    Couple of thunderstorms

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      89%
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hours of Precip
      5
  • Sat

    Aug 23

    82°Lo 68°

    A passing shower or two

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      62%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 24

    83°Lo 65°

    Clouds and sun

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      16%
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 25

    82°Lo 65°

    Partly sunny

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      34%
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Aug 26

    85°Lo 67°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      3%
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 86° RealFeel® 93° Precipitation 63%

Day

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E

S

W

  • SSW 5 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Mostly cloudy and humid with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm, mainly later

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.23 in
  • Rain: 0.23 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2.5 hrs
Lo 73° RealFeel® 73° Precipitation 56%

Night

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E

S

W

  • ENE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Humid; occasional rain and a thunderstorm this evening followed by a shower in spots late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.13 in
  • Rain: 0.13 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2.5 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 22

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  Today Normal Record 8/22/2013
High 86° 86° 99° (1983) 91°
Low 73° 69° 51° (1923) 74°

Solunar Information for Washington, DC

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:28 AM with 13:26 of sunlight, then sets at 7:54 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:50 AM with 14:10 of moolight, then sets at 6:00 PM

Mon, Aug 25
New
Tue, Sep 2
First
Tue, Sep 9
Full
Tue, Sep 16
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