• Today

    May 6

    55°Lo 49°

    Cool with periods of rain

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      97%
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hours of Precip
      10.5
  • Sat

    May 7

    63°Lo 52°

    Warmer with variable clouds

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      85%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    68°Lo 49°

    Breezy with clouds, then sun

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      20%
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    May 9

    71°Lo 53°

    Partly sunny and delightful

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Tue

    May 10

    72°Lo 59°

    Cloudy with a thunderstorm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      89%
    • Precip
      69%
    • Hours of Precip
      4.5
    more
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Temperature History - May 6

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  Today Normal Record 5/6/2015
High 55° 70° 89° (1986) 76°
Low 49° 49° 37° (1917) 61°

Solunar Information for Wilmington, DE

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:56 AM with 14:06 of sunlight, then sets at 8:02 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:04 AM with 13:55 of moolight, then sets at 7:59 PM

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Wilmington Weather Report

Relentless rain to drench eastern US through much of May

May 6, 2016; 3:15 PM 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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