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  • Friday

    Jan 18

    3 out of 10 (medium - high)

    Fair Expect only fair conditions for viewing the heavens.

    Rather cloudy Hi 42° Low 29° Humidity 66% forecast details
  • Saturday

    Jan 19

    1 out of 10 (medium - high)

    Poor Expect poor conditions for stargazing.

    Some sun, then clouds Hi 34° Low 30° Humidity 62% forecast details
  • Sunday

    Jan 20

    1 out of 10 (medium - high)

    Poor Expect poor conditions for stargazing.

    Morning rain, heavy at times Hi 37° Low 5° Humidity 70% forecast details
  • Monday

    Jan 21

    4 out of 10 (medium - high)

    Fair Expect only fair conditions for viewing the heavens.

    Partly sunny; windy Hi 14° Low 8° Humidity 42% forecast details
  • Tuesday

    Jan 22

    1 out of 10 (medium - high)

    Poor Expect poor conditions for stargazing.

    Mostly sunny; not as cold Hi 28° Low 24° Humidity 39% forecast details

Moon Phases for New York, NY

Today
Waxing Gibbous

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Planet Rise & Set Times

Mercury
r: 6:58 AM
s: 4:10 PM
Venus
r: 3:52 AM
s: 1:42 PM
Mars
r: 10:30 AM
S: 11:08 PM
Jupiter
r: 4:20 AM
s: 1:46 PM
Saturn
r: 6:23 AM
s: 3:46 PM
Uranus
r: 11:14 AM
s: 12:35 AM
Neptune
r: 9:32 AM
s: 8:51 PM

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The AccuWeather.com Stargazing Forecast considers weather conditions and the lunar cycle to forecast the peak evenings for amateur astronomy.

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Today's Star Gazing Forecast

Fair
Rating: 3 out of 10

Fair Expect only fair conditions for viewing the heavens.

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