Observed at
Lowell, Massachusetts
05-18-2021 01:30 PM

Temperature

79.3°F

Hour Change

-0.3°F

Humidity

31%

Hour Change

0%

Dewpoint

46.0°F

Hour Change

-0.3°F

Wind

4 mph from 315° (NW)

Wind Gust

10 mph

Barometer

30.162 inHg

3 Hour Trend

-0.046 inHg

Today's Rain

0.00 in

Rain Rate

0.00 in/hr

Rain Last Hour

0.00 in

Monthly Rain

1.80 in

Yearly Rain

11.63 in

Apparent Temp

76.1°F

Wind Chill

79.3°F

Heat Index

78.4°F

Est. Cumulus Base

7742 feet

Today's Highs / Lows

Temperature
Climate Normals

High: 71℉, Low: 45℉

High Temperature

Low Temperature

80.8°F at 01:10 PM

51.0°F at 04:30 AM

High Humidity

Low Humidity

84% at 03:36 AM

30% at 12:22 PM

High Dewpoint

Low Dewpoint

52.5°F at 08:47 AM

45.1°F at 12:35 PM

High Barometer

Low Barometer

30.234 inHg at 07:27 AM

30.160 inHg at 01:28 PM

High Wind Gust

15 mph from 350° at 11:48 AM

High Rain Rate

0.00 in/hr at 12:00 AM

Low Wind Chill

51.0°F at 04:30 AM

High Heat Index

79.8°F at 01:10 PM

Yesterday's Statistics

High Temperature

Low Temperature

79.2°F at 02:36 PM

48.8°F at 06:14 AM

High Humidity

Low Humidity

90% at 07:04 AM

29% at 02:20 PM

High Dewpoint

Low Dewpoint

49.3°F at 08:34 AM

42.0°F at 02:22 PM

High Barometer

Low Barometer

30.271 inHg at 08:46 AM

30.180 inHg at 02:17 AM

High Wind Gust

11 mph from 121° at 03:14 PM

Rain

0.00 in

High Rain Rate

0.00 in/hr at 12:00 AM

Low Wind Chill

48.8°F at 06:14 AM

High Heat Index

78.2°F at 02:36 PM

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USA Extremes: Monday, May 17, 2021
(Lower 48)

High Temperature
103°F at Laredo Intl Airport, TX

Low Temperature
25°F at Grand Canyon, AZ

High Precipatation
12.48in at Lake Charles Regional Ap, LA

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*Regional Observations*

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories for Central Middlesex County (Massachusetts).
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Partly Sunny

Tonight

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.
Mostly Cloudy

Wednesday

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light northwest wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Mostly Sunny

Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.
Mostly Clear

Thursday

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Mostly Sunny

Hi 85 °F Lo 54 °F Hi 81 °F Lo 55 °F Hi 82 °F


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Lowell Almanac Information
Station Elevation: 178 ft  Latitude: 42° 37' 33" N  Longitude: 71° 20' 12" W

Today's Almanac
Sun
Start civil twilight: 04:46:21 AM
Sunrise: 05:19:48 AM
Transit: 12:41:48 PM
Sunset: 08:04:24 PM
End civil twilight: 08:37:58 PM
Azimuth: 207.6°
Altitude: 64.9°
Right ascension: 55.7°
Declination: 19.7°
Solstice: 06/20/2021 11:32:14 PM
Equinox: 09/22/2021 03:21:08 PM
Moon
Rise: 10:46:17 AM
Transit: 06:25:06 PM
Set: 01:19:02 AM
Azimuth: 86.2°
Altitude: 26.7°
Right ascension: 139.8°
Declination: 20.3°
Full moon: 05/26/2021 07:13:49 AM
New moon: 06/10/2021 06:52:35 AM
Phase: First quarter
(39% full)

Today has 14 hours, 44 minutes, and 36 seconds of daylight,
117 seconds more than yesterday.


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