• Mon

    May 16

    78°Lo 60°

    Morning rain, then t-storms

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      78°
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
  • Tue

    May 17

    80°Lo 52°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      79°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Wed

    May 18

    70°Lo 56°

    Sunshine

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      73°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 19

    76°Lo 57°

    Sunshine

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      78°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 20

    79°Lo 59°

    Mostly cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      24%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      78°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
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Hi 78° RealFeel® 78° Precipitation 74%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 21 mph

Cloudy; periods of rain in the morning followed by showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.66 in
  • Rain: 0.66 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 7 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 7 hrs
Lo 60° RealFeel® 55° Precipitation 75%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 10 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Cloudy with rain tapering to a couple of showers

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.48 in
  • Rain: 0.48 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 7 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 7 hrs

Temperature History - May 16

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 5/16/2015
High 78° 73° 90° (1900) 84°
Low 60° 52° 38° (1959) 59°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:46 AM with 14:25 of sunlight, then sets at 8:11 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:26 PM with 12:17 of moolight, then sets at 3:43 AM

Wilmington Weather Report

Rounds of rain to frequent northeastern US first week of May

May 2, 2016; 12:51 AM ET

Dry days will be hard to come by in the northeastern United States for the first week of May as storm systems cause rain to frequent the region. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.