• Today

    May 5

    61°Lo 50°

    Cooler; fog this afternoon

    Fair for fishing
    • Precip
      46%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      98%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
  • Wed

    May 6

    77°Lo 57°

    Areas of morning fog

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      55%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      57%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 7

    83°Lo 63°

    Some sun, breezy and warm

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      19%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      45%
    • Wind
      Speed
      15 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    76°Lo 56°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      73%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      79%
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
    more
  • Sat

    May 9

    70°Lo 51°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      60%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    more
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Hi 61° RealFeel® 60° Precipitation 46%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NE 8 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Cloudy and cooler with a shower in places; areas of afternoon fog

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.06 in
  • Rain: 0.06 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 50° RealFeel® 43° Precipitation 54%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Mostly cloudy with a shower in places; areas of fog

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.1 in
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs

Temperature History - May 5

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  Today Normal Record 5/5/2014
High 61° 67° 94° (1949) 59°
Low 50° 48° 34° (1954) 45°

Solunar Information for Chicago, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:42 AM with 14:11 of sunlight, then sets at 7:53 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:31 PM with 10:08 of moolight, then sets at 7:39 AM

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