• Wed

    Mar 25

    45°Lo 30°

    Cloudy with a shower in spots

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      41%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      37°
    • Wind
      Gust
      28 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Mar 26

    44°Lo 27°

    Colder with clouds and sun

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      38°
    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Mar 27

    47°Lo 32°

    Sunshine

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      52°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Mar 28

    44°Lo 31°

    Cloudy with a little rain

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      38°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Mar 29

    45°Lo 29°

    A little afternoon rain

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      37°
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
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Hi 45° RealFeel® 37° Precipitation 56%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 15 mph
  • Gusts: 24 mph

A morning rain or snow shower in spots followed by a little rain in the afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0.03 in
  • Rain: 0.02 in
  • Snow: 0.1 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 29° RealFeel® 16° Precipitation 4%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 12 mph
  • Gusts: 25 mph

Partly cloudy and cold

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

Temperature History - Mar 29

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 3/29/2014
High 45° 52° 86° (1986) 41°
Low 29° 35° 17° (1969) 28°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:40 AM with 12:34 of sunlight, then sets at 7:14 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:04 PM with 14:02 of moolight, then sets at 4:06 AM

Chicago Weather Report

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