• Today

    Aug 2

    92°Lo 74°

    Increasing amounts of sun

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Mon

    Aug 3

    94°Lo 77°

    Partly sunny and hot

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      41%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Tue

    Aug 4

    92°Lo 73°

    A thunderstorm in the area

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 5

    91°Lo 74°

    An afternoon thunderstorm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      84%
    • Precip
      50%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Thu

    Aug 6

    86°Lo 72°

    T-storms possible; not as hot

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      85%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
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Hi 92° RealFeel® 95° Precipitation 5%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Increasing amounts of sun

  • Max UV Index: 8 (Very High)
  • Thunderstorms: 4%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 74° RealFeel® 74° Precipitation 11%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 6 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Partly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 2

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  Today Normal Record 8/2/2014
High 92° 88° 101° (2006) 84°
Low 74° 71° 55° (1895) 68°

Solunar Information for Washington, DC

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:10 AM with 14:09 of sunlight, then sets at 8:19 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:45 PM with 12:07 of moolight, then sets at 9:52 AM

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First
Sat, Aug 29
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