• Today

    May 1

    54°Lo 42°

    Showers around this afternoon

    Fair for biking
    • Precip
      68%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
  • Mon

    May 2

    56°Lo 38°

    Clouds and breaks of sun

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      21%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 3

    70°Lo 48°

    Partly sunny; breezy, warmer

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    • Wind
      Gust
      37 mph
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    54°Lo 39°

    Cooler with a shower in spots

    Fair for biking
    • Precip
      54%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 5

    58°Lo 38°

    Cool with periods of sun

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    more
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Temperature History - May 1

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 5/1/2015
High 54° 65° 90° (1951) 67°
Low 42° 44° 30° (1943) 38°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:47 AM with 14:04 of sunlight, then sets at 7:51 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:44 AM with 11:09 of moolight, then sets at 1:53 PM

Downers Grove Weather Report

Chicago: Warmup to follow cool, damp weekend

May 1, 2016; 7:00 AM ET

Following a cool and rainy weekend, warmer conditions will arrive in the Chicago area early next week. 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.