• Thu

    Jan 15

    33°Lo 20°

    Cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      32°
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
  • Fri

    Jan 16

    34°Lo 9°

    A mix of snow, ice and rain

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      17°
    • Wind
      Gust
      37 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Jan 17

    23°Lo 8°

    Sunny and cold

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      12°
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Jan 18

    30°Lo 23°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      25°
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Jan 19

    37°Lo 22°

    Mostly cloudy, a little rain

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      23°
    • Wind
      Gust
      43 mph
    more
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Hi 33° RealFeel® 32° Precipitation 25%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 7 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Cloudy

  • Max UV Index: 1 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 20° RealFeel® 1° Precipitation 67%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • E 12 mph
  • Gusts: 22 mph

Cloudy; a bit of snow, sleet, and freezing rain in the evening followed by periods of snow late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0.12 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 1.8 in
  • Ice: 0.02 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Jan 15

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 1/15/2014
High 33° 28° 43° (1996) 19°
Low 20° 12° -21° (1994) 10°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:21 AM with 9:28 of sunlight, then sets at 4:49 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:12 AM with 10:30 of moolight, then sets at 12:42 PM

DeKalb Weather Report

Chicago: Wash of Showers for Post-Holiday Weekend Travel

December 26, 2014; 12:42 PM ET

As holiday travelers head home from the Chicago area, conditions will feel colder with the chance of some showers over the weekend. 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.