McCormick Observatory Weather¹
Current conditions²

(Highs and lows for previous 24 hours)

Sample Time: 2014/04/20 04:24Max/Min values for the previous 24 hours
CurrentMinTime of MinMaxTime of Max
Temperature48.2 °F43.1 °F04/19 07:1364.4 °F04/19 16:13
Pressure30.3 in(↑)30.2 in04/19 04:3930.3 in04/20 04:05
Rain Accumulation0.00 in-
Wind Speed1.6 mph-8.8 mph04/19 12:30
Peak Gust3.0 mph-16.0 mph04/19 13:28
Wind Direction11.4 °Wind currently from the NNE

¹ Unofficial readings; ² Updated every minute

Will it be clear tonight?
The following links may be useful for getting some sense of what to expect.
Leander McCormick Observatory Clear Sky Clock (prediction)
Charlottesville Forecast for Today and Tonight (from NWS)
Regional Radar | Regional Satellite
National Weather Service (Sterling VA) | University of Virginia Climatology Office


Current observations from the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (9 miles NNE of Lab area): Click for Charlottesville, Virginia Forecast


To find out whether the Astronomy Night Laboratories will be open on a scheduled night, call 924-7238 after 6 PM.

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