• Today

    May 1

    66°Lo 59°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      78%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      96%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 2

    81°Lo 58°

    A couple of morning showers

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      60%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      84%
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 3

    65°Lo 50°

    Cooler with a passing shower

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      55%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      69%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
  • Wed

    May 4

    70°Lo 53°

    Periods of rain

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      65%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      92%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 5

    66°Lo 49°

    Cloudy with a little rain

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      60%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      96%
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
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Hi 65° RealFeel® 70° Precipitation 55%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Intervals of clouds and sun with a passing shower; cooler

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.04 in
  • Rain: 0.04 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 50° RealFeel® 50° Precipitation 25%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 4 mph
  • Gusts: 6 mph

Partly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 13%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - May 3

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  Today Normal Record 5/3/2015
High 65° 72° 91° (1965) 84°
Low 50° 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

Rain to ease unusual northeastern US dryness but to put a damper on outdoor plans

May 1, 2016; 7:27 AM ET

Rounds of rain will bring good news for unusually dry portions of the northeastern United States to start May. more >

Trout Tactics

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