Columbus and Central Ohio Weather

Low pressure will swirl over the Great Lakes the next few days, with bands of showers rotating southeast from time to time.

Breaks of sun gave way to scattered showers and isolated thunder with small hail Temperatures only reached the mid-50s. More scattered showers will be around later tonight.

Unseasonably cold and windy weather with periodic showers will prevail on Monday and Tuesday. Highs will only manage to reach the 40s, with morning lows in the upper 30s—far below the normal high in the upper 60s. Showers may even contain a bit of small hail or graupel across the northern part of the state.

The second half of the week will be much more pleasant, with sunshine returning on Wednesday. Temperatures will remain rather cool, with highs in the mid-50s, before returning to more seasonal levels by the weekend.


  • Tonight: Mostly cloudy, breezy, cool, spotty showers. Low: 40
  • Monday: Cloudy, windy, chilly, showers. High 44
  • Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, breezy, few showers. High 47 (39)
  • Wednesday: Clearing, cool. High 53 (37)
  • Thursday: Partly cloudy. High 62 (38)
  • Friday: Partly cloudy. High 66 (42)
  • Saturday: Mostly sunny, seasonable. High 69 (46)