• Early AM

    May 6

    Lo 50°

    Occasional rain and drizzle

    Lawn Mowing Weather
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    • Precip
      80%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      56°
    more
  • Today

    May 6

    56°Lo 50°

    Cool with periods of rain

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      8.5
    • Precip
      59%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      53°
  • Sat

    May 7

    65°Lo 53°

    Warmer with a shower in spots

    Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      67°
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    70°Lo 49°

    A morning shower; clearing

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      71°
    more
  • Mon

    May 9

    73°Lo 55°

    Partly sunny and delightful

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    • Precip
      50%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      77°
    more
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Temperature History - May 6

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 5/6/2015
High 56° 70° 89° (1986) 76°
Low 50° 49° 37° (1917) 61°

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

Wilmington Weather Report

Relentless rain to drench eastern US through much of May

May 6, 2016; 12:33 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 >

Current Drought Status

Current Soil Conditions

Fri. Overnight Freeze

Fri. Degree Days

Fri. Evapotranspiration