• Early AM

    May 6

    Lo 55°

    Areas of fog

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      55°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Today

    May 6

    78°Lo 58°

    Areas of morning fog

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      83°
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 7

    84°Lo 63°

    Colder in the afternoon

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      84°
    • Wind
      Gust
      28 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    79°Lo 57°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      63%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      82°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
  • Sat

    May 9

    72°Lo 50°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      72°
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    more
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Forecast
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T-storms
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T-storms
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T-storms
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Temp (°F) 73° 73° 74° 73° 79° 73° 71° 70°
RealFeel® 73° 72° 76° 74° 82° 77° 71° 73°
Humidity 73% 77% 73% 77% 66% 79% 84% 87%
   
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Rain
 
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Snow
 
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Wind (mph) 13 SW 14 SW 13 SW 13 SW 13 SW 12 SW 12 SW 12 SW
UV Index 2 4 5 5 4 5 4 3
Cloud Cover 76% 76% 76% 76% 76% 76% 76% 78%
Dew Point 64° 66° 65° 66° 66° 66° 66° 66°
Middle Grid line 80 F Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F

Temperature History - May 8

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  Today Normal Record 5/8/2014
High 79° 68° 91° (1963) 89°
Low 57° 46° 29° (1983) 51°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:40 AM with 14:17 of sunlight, then sets at 7:57 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:22 PM with 10:05 of moolight, then sets at 9:27 AM

Bensenville Weather Report

Chicago: Warm, Stormy Weather to Span the Week

May 5, 2015; 12:36 PM ET

Showers and thunderstorms are in the offing for the Chicago area through the end of the week, in addition to doses of above-average warmth. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

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Fri. Outdoor Entertaining

Fri. Wind Maps

Fri. UV Index