• Today

    May 5

    57°Lo 44°

    Turning sunny; cool.

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      58°
    • Wind
      Speed
      11 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 6

    73°Lo 58°

    Pleasant and warmer.

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      78°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    64°Lo 44°

    A shower and t-storm around.

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      64°
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    66°Lo 50°

    Some sun with a shower

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      71°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
  • Mon

    May 9

    65°Lo 56°

    Cloudy, a t-storm in spots

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      41%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      63°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
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Periods of rain 52° Lo 50° RealFeel® 48° / 43°

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  • Precipitation: 69%
  • Rain: 0.22 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 72%
  • Cloud Cover: 99%
  • Dew Point: 42° F
  • Visibility: 6 mi
8 mph

Temperature History - May 8

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  Today Normal Record 5/8/2015
High 66° 68° 93° (2014) 84°
Low 50° 49° 33° (1977) 66°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

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

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

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

Chicago Weather Report

Chicago: Temperatures to soar late this week

May 5, 2016; 9:28 AM ET

Temperatures will soar into the 70s by late in the week in the Chicago area. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

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