• Today

    Apr 30

    51°Lo 43°

    Cloudy and becoming rainy

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hours of Precip
      10
    more
  • Sun

    May 1

    53°Lo 40°

    Mostly cloudy, a little rain

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      80%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
  • Mon

    May 2

    62°Lo 38°

    Partly sunny and warmer

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      3%
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    May 3

    69°Lo 49°

    Partly sunny

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      75%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    59°Lo 36°

    Mostly cloudy with a shower

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      46%
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Hi 53° RealFeel® 50° Precipitation 55%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NE 10 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Mostly cloudy and cool with occasional rain

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 14%
  • Precipitation: 0.03 in
  • Rain: 0.03 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs
Lo 40° RealFeel® 36° Precipitation 40%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNE 8 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

A shower in the area in the evening; otherwise, mostly cloudy and chilly

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.01 in
  • Rain: 0.01 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs

Temperature History - May 1

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  Today Normal Record 5/1/2015
High 53° 66° N/A 70°
Low 40° 46° N/A 30°

Solunar Information for Elgin, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:48 AM with 14:05 of sunlight, then sets at 7:53 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:45 AM with 11:09 of moolight, then sets at 1:54 PM

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Fri, May 6
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