• Today

    Apr 30

    51°Lo 45°

    Cloudy, rain beginning; breezy.

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hours of Precip
      9.5
    more
  • Sun

    May 1

    52°Lo 43°

    Mainly cloudy, a little rain

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      84%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Mon

    May 2

    57°Lo 45°

    More sun than clouds

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      4%
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Tue

    May 3

    70°Lo 49°

    Becoming windier and warmer

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    55°Lo 42°

    Cooler with a shower or two

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
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Temperature History - May 2

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  Today Normal Record 5/2/2015
High 57° 66° 91° (1959) 79°
Low 45° 47° 30° (1978) 53°

Solunar Information for Chicago, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:45 AM with 14:07 of sunlight, then sets at 7:52 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:21 AM with 11:41 of moolight, then sets at 3:02 PM

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Chicago Weather Report

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