• Today

    May 1

    51°Lo 44°

    Spotty afternoon showers.

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.10 in
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
  • Mon

    May 2

    52°Lo 44°

    Partial sunshine.

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      18%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    May 3

    70°Lo 47°

    Some sun; breezy, warmer

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.16 in
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    53°Lo 41°

    Cooler with a shower in spots

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.04 in
    • Precip
      54%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Thu

    May 5

    53°Lo 43°

    Breezy in the a.m.; some sun

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 51° RealFeel® 47° Precipitation 61%

Day

N

E

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W

  • NNE 14 mph
  • Gusts: 22 mph

Breezy; fog this morning with areas of drizzle followed by a couple of showers this afternoon.

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.05 in
  • Rain: 0.05 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs
Lo 44° RealFeel® 34° Precipitation 57%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNE 14 mph
  • Gusts: 20 mph

A shower this evening; otherwise, mostly cloudy and breezy.

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.05 in
  • Rain: 0.05 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs

Temperature History - May 1

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  Today Normal Record 5/1/2015
High 51° 65° 90° (1951) 65°
Low 44° 47° 30° (1943) 40°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:46 AM with 14:04 of sunlight, then sets at 7:50 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:42 AM with 11:10 of moolight, then sets at 1:52 PM

Chicago Weather Report

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Radar & Satellite

48 Hour Precipitation Forecast

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