• Today

    Dec 28

    34°Lo 27°

    Clouds yielding to sun

    Good for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      24°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      29°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Dec 29

    32°Lo 17°

    Rather cloudy

    Good for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      15°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      26°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Dec 30

    19°Lo 8°

    Partly sunny and frigid

    Very Good for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      -3°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Dec 31

    18°Lo 15°

    Sunny, breezy and very cold

    Excellent for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      -6°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      -3°
    • Wind
      Speed
      18 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Jan 1

    30°Lo 22°

    Mostly sunny and not as cold

    Very Good for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      12°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      15°
    • Wind
      Speed
      18 mph
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Hi 30° RealFeel® 15° Precipitation 7%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 18 mph
  • Gusts: 28 mph

Breezy in the morning; otherwise, mostly sunny and not as cold

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 22° RealFeel® 9° Precipitation 10%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SW 12 mph
  • Gusts: 20 mph

Mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Jan 1

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  Today Normal Record 1/1/2014
High 30° 32° 52° (2000) 24°
Low 22° 19° -10° (1969) 14°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:18 AM with 9:12 of sunlight, then sets at 4:30 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:04 PM with 14:40 of moolight, then sets at 4:44 AM

Chicago Weather Report

Chicago: Temperatures to Tumble as Year Comes to an End

December 28, 2014; 12:22 PM ET

Temperatures are set to tumble this week across Chicagoland, putting a harsh chill on the final days of 2014. more >

Energy Efficient Lightbulbs and S.A.D

Sep 8, 2012; 5:00 AM ET With shorter days and colder nights in the fall and winter, some people develop seasonal affective disorder. When shopping for lightbulbs to treat the 'winter blues,'consider energy-efficient bulbs.

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