• Today

    Dec 18

    29°Lo 26°

    Mainly cloudy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      50%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      26°
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
  • Fri

    Dec 19

    32°Lo 28°

    Rather cloudy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      34°
    • Wind
      Gust
      7 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Dec 20

    33°Lo 29°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      34°
    • Wind
      Gust
      5 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Dec 21

    37°Lo 34°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      27°
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Dec 22

    42°Lo 38°

    Cloudy with afternoon rain

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      30°
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    more
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Cloudy 28° RealFeel® 26°

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  • Humidity: 72%
  • Pressure: 30.25 in ↑
  • UV Index: 0
  • Cloud Cover: 99%
  • Ceiling: 3200 ft
  • Dew Point: 21° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
5 mph

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:13 AM with 9:08 of sunlight, then sets at 4:21 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:23 AM with 10:41 of moolight, then sets at 2:04 PM

Temperature Summary - 5:59 PM

  Temp (°F)
Now 28°
Yesterday 30°
RealFeel® 26°
RealFeel® Shade 26°
Wind Chill 22°
Dew Point 21°
  Hi / Lo
Previous 6 Hours 29°
  27°
Previous 12 Hours 29°
  23°
Previous 24 Hours 29°
  23°

Temperature History - Dec 18

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  Today Normal Record 12/18/2013
High 29° 34° 59° (1939) 34°
Low 26° 22° -9° (1983) 16°

Precipitation Summary - 5:59 PM

  Amount (in)
Previous 1 Hour 0
Previous 3 Hours 1.25
Previous 6 Hours 1.25
Previous 9 Hours 1.25
Previous 12 Hours 1.25
Previous 18 Hours 1.25
Previous 24 Hours 1.25

Chicago Weather Report

Chicago: White Christmas in the Offing

December 18, 2014; 6:07 PM ET

While the next couple of days will be tranquil for the Chicago area, Christmas Eve could deliver enough snow to blanket the city. more >

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