• Tonight

    Oct 1

    Lo 60°

    A couple of showers late

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      68°
    • Wind
      Gust
      22 mph
  • Thu

    Oct 2

    74°Lo 56°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      76°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Oct 3

    60°Lo 38°

    Cooler with brief showers

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      55°
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Oct 4

    49°Lo 36°

    Chance of a shower

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      41°
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Oct 5

    55°Lo 41°

    Warmer with a shower possible

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      50°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
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Hi 70° RealFeel® 68° Precipitation 25%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SE 10 mph
  • Gusts: 22 mph

Pleasant and warmer with episodes of sunshine

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 5%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 60° RealFeel® 56° Precipitation 65%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 16 mph

Mild; a shower or thunderstorm in spots late this evening followed by a couple of showers late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.15 in
  • Rain: 0.15 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs

Temperature History - Oct 1

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  Today Normal Record 10/1/2013
High 70° 68° 88° (1971) 80°
Low 60° 45° 30° (1993) 54°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:51 AM with 11:45 of sunlight, then sets at 6:36 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:56 PM with 10:07 of moolight, then sets at 12:03 AM

Burlington Weather Report

Chicago: Mix of Sun, Storms Ahead as Temperatures Fluctuate

October 1, 2014; 11:09 PM ET

The Chicago area is set for a roller-coaster weather pattern over the next few days as temperatures rise and fall in between alternating sunny and stormy skies. more >

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Wed. UV Index