• Today

    May 6

    55°Lo 49°

    Cool with periods of rain

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      98%
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hours of Precip
      10.5
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    64°Lo 52°

    Warmer with a shower in spots

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      76%
    • Precip
      96%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    68°Lo 48°

    A morning shower; clearing

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
  • Mon

    May 9

    68°Lo 53°

    Partly sunny and nice

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      90%
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    May 10

    73°Lo 60°

    Mostly cloudy with a t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      73%
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hours of Precip
      5
    more
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Temperature History - May 8

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  Today Normal Record 5/8/2015
High 68° 71° 90° (2000) 78°
Low 48° 50° 34° (1997) 57°

Solunar Information for Wilmington, DE

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:54 AM with 14:10 of sunlight, then sets at 8:04 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 7:41 AM with 14:35 of moolight, then sets at 10:16 PM

Fri, May 6
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Sun, May 29
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Wilmington Weather Report

Relentless rain to drench eastern US through much of May

May 6, 2016; 7:28 AM 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 >

'Frankenfish' Ready for Market

Dec 7, 2012; 7:08 AM ET A new lab-created meat is waiting for FDA approval that is at once very different and just the same as your favorite fish dinner.

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