• Early AM

    Aug 29

    Lo 62°

    A couple of showers

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      67%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      75°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Today

    Aug 29

    73°Lo 62°

    Mostly cloudy with showers

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      74°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
  • Sun

    Aug 30

    81°Lo 62°

    Humid with plenty of sunshine

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      87°
    • Wind
      Speed
      2 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 31

    82°Lo 64°

    Sunny, warm and humid

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      91°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Sep 1

    86°Lo 65°

    Sunshine, warm and humid

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      18%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      91°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
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Hi 73° RealFeel® 74° Precipitation 86%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • W 8 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Mostly cloudy with showers

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.41 in
  • Rain: 0.41 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 4.5 hrs
Lo 62° RealFeel® 62° Precipitation 25%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 29

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  Today Normal Record 8/29/2014
High 73° 80° 96° (1984) 83°
Low 62° 59° 40° (1986) 66°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:17 AM with 13:17 of sunlight, then sets at 7:34 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 7:29 PM with 11:49 of moolight, then sets at 7:18 AM

DeKalb Weather Report

Chicago: Stray Shower May Interrupt Otherwise Ideal Weekend Conditions

August 29, 2015; 12:58 AM ET

Chicago is in store for near-ideal weekend conditions after a brief shower hits the area on Saturday. more >

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