• Sat

    May 7

    75°Lo 50°

    Mostly cloudy and comfortable

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      69%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    58°Lo 51°

    Cooler with clouds and sun

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      84%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
  • Mon

    May 9

    71°Lo 52°

    Cloudy and warmer

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      68%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
    more
  • Tue

    May 10

    69°Lo 50°

    A couple of showers

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      98%
    • Precip
      73%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Wed

    May 11

    67°Lo 43°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      97%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 58° RealFeel® 55° Precipitation 25%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NNE 13 mph
  • Gusts: 20 mph

Cooler with intervals of clouds and sunshine

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 15%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 51° RealFeel® 43° Precipitation 55%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • E 8 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Cloudy most of the time with a passing shower late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 15%
  • Precipitation: 0.02 in
  • Rain: 0.02 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs

Temperature History - May 8

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  Today Normal Record 5/8/2015
High 58° 68° 93° (2014) 84°
Low 51° 49° 33° (1977) 66°

Solunar Information for Chicago, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:38 AM with 14:21 of sunlight, then sets at 7:59 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 7:27 AM with 14:47 of moolight, then sets at 10:14 PM

Fri, May 6
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Full
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