Annual Perseid meteor shower to peak August 12-13
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — The annual Perseid meteor shower peaks on the night of August 12 through the morning of August 13.
When and how to watch the Perseid meteor shower in 2015
Don’t wait until the peak nights of the 2015 Perseid shower to watch for meteors this year. Start watching in the second week of August, when the Delta Aquarid meteor shower is rambling along steadily, reliably producing meteors each night. Then keep watching in the second week of August, when the Perseids are rising to a peak.