• Tue

    Aug 16

    78°Lo 60°

    Sunny and less humid

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      82°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 17

    79°Lo 60°

    Clouds and sun

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      81°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
  • Thu

    Aug 18

    82°Lo 60°

    Partial sunshine

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      84°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Aug 19

    82°Lo 61°

    A thunderstorm in the area

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      85°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 20

    83°Lo 61°

    Overcast, a couple of showers

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      85°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
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Hi 79° RealFeel® 81° Precipitation 25%

Day

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E

S

W

  • ESE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Clouds and sun

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 60° RealFeel® 57° Precipitation 10%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Clear

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • 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 17

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  Today Normal Record 8/17/2015
High 79° 81° 91° (1987) 89°
Low 60° 58° 44° (1976) 64°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:35 AM with 13:39 of sunlight, then sets at 8:14 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 7:47 PM with 10:59 of moolight, then sets at 6:46 AM

Washington Weather Report

Heat wave to deteriorate across northeastern US as downpours unleash up to 2 inches of rain

July 27, 2016; 1:23 PM ET

As July draws to a close, a storm system swinging up from the Deep South will bring downpours to the northeastern U.S. and break the back of an extended heat wave. more >

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