• Fri

    Feb 26

    26°Lo 7°

    Colder with periods of snow

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      64%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      20°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
  • Sat

    Feb 27

    27°Lo 16°

    A bit of ice in the afternoon

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      14°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Feb 28

    28°Lo 24°

    Cloudy with a bit of ice

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      54%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      16°
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Feb 29

    36°Lo 24°

    A bit of ice in the morning

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      21°
    • Wind
      Speed
      22 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Mar 1

    44°Lo 13°

    Warmer with plenty of clouds

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      34°
    • Wind
      Speed
      17 mph
    more
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Hi 26° RealFeel® 20° Precipitation 64%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SE 9 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Colder with periods of snow

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0.09 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 1.3 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 7° RealFeel® 1° Precipitation 57%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 5 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Cloudy and very cold with a little snow; sleet and freezing rain mixed in early

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0.06 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0.8 in
  • Ice: 0.02 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Feb 26

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 2/26/2015
High 26° 37° 69° (2000) 14°
Low 20° -5° (2015) -5°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:35 AM with 11:06 of sunlight, then sets at 5:41 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:38 PM with 11:19 of moolight, then sets at 8:57 AM

DeKalb Weather Report

Chicago: Cold air to blast region through weekend

February 11, 2016; 2:01 AM ET

Cold air will grip the Chicago area into the weekend with temperatures up to 15 degrees Fahrenheit below average for this time of year. 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.