• Tonight

    May 6

    Lo 58°

    Partly cloudy and mild

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      81°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
  • Sat

    May 7

    65°Lo 40°

    A morning t-storm; cooler

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      63%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      65°
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    70°Lo 48°

    Mainly cloudy

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      16%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      74°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 9

    62°Lo 55°

    Cloudy with a thunderstorm

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      60°
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 10

    66°Lo 53°

    Occasional rain and a t-storm

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      66°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
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Hi 79° RealFeel® 81° Precipitation 15%

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W

  • WSW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Warmer with increasing amounts of sun

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 7%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 58° RealFeel® 57° Precipitation 25%

Night

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S

W

  • W 10 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Partly cloudy and mild

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - May 6

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  Today Normal Record 5/6/2015
High 79° 67° 91° (1949) 77°
Low 58° 45° 30° (1992) 46°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:41 AM with 14:17 of sunlight, then sets at 7:58 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:53 AM with 14:04 of moolight, then sets at 7:57 PM

Bartlett Weather Report

Chicago: Rain to dominate new week

May 6, 2016; 8:36 PM ET

The wet start to the month will continue into the second week of May in the Chicago area. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

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Fri. UV Index