• Today

    May 4

    71°Lo 48°

    Mostly cloudy with a t-storm

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      5
    • Precip
      64%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      72°
    more
  • Tue

    May 5

    59°Lo 51°

    Cloudy, a t-storm; cooler

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      5
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      57°
  • Wed

    May 6

    74°Lo 60°

    Warmer with a shower or two

    Fair for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    • Precip
      59%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      78°
    more
  • Thu

    May 7

    81°Lo 62°

    Partly sunny, breezy and warm

    Excellent for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      82°
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    79°Lo 60°

    Partly sunny, a t-storm; warm

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      4.5
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      81°
    more
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Hi 59° RealFeel® 57° Precipitation 56%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NE 9 mph
  • Gusts: 16 mph

Cloudy and cooler with a shower or thunderstorm around

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.1 in
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 51° RealFeel® 44° Precipitation 61%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • ENE 7 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Partly cloudy with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.29 in
  • Rain: 0.29 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 4 hrs

Temperature History - May 5

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  Today Normal Record 5/5/2014
High 59° 67° 94° (1949) 59°
Low 51° 48° 34° (1954) 45°

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 10:07 of moolight, then sets at 7:38 AM

Chicago Weather Report

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May 4, 2015; 10:01 AM ET

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