• Today

    May 4

    74°Lo 49°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      77°
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 5

    66°Lo 51°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      65°
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    more
  • Wed

    May 6

    80°Lo 59°

    Warmer with a few showers

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      70%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      83°
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
  • Thu

    May 7

    82°Lo 61°

    Partly sunny and warm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      82°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    80°Lo 58°

    Partly sunny with a t-storm

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      57%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      80°
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    more
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Brief showers 75° Lo 58° RealFeel® 76° / 58°

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  • Precipitation: 56%
  • Rain: 0.07 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 66%
  • Cloud Cover: 70%
  • Dew Point: 55° F
  • Visibility: 8 mi
7 mph

Temperature History - May 6

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  Today Normal Record 5/6/2014
High 80° 67° 85° (2000) 65°
Low 59° 45° 28° (1992) 37°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:45 AM with 14:14 of sunlight, then sets at 7:59 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:32 PM with 10:01 of moolight, then sets at 8:33 AM

DeKalb Weather Report

Chicago: Showers to Precede Late-Week Warmth

May 4, 2015; 5:08 AM ET

Showers and thunderstorms will frequent the Chicago area early this week before dry and warm conditions return to the city. 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.

Wed. Outdoor Entertaining

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Wed. UV Index