• Today

    Apr 30

    49°Lo 43°

    Cloudy and becoming rainy

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      9
    more
  • Sun

    May 1

    52°Lo 38°

    Mostly cloudy, a little rain

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      76%
    • Precip
      42%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Mon

    May 2

    62°Lo 39°

    Partly sunny and warmer

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      11%
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Tue

    May 3

    69°Lo 49°

    Partial sunshine

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      68%
    • Precip
      23%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    60°Lo 36°

    Cooler with spotty showers

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      47%
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
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Hi 62° RealFeel® 71° Precipitation 8%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 5 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Partly sunny and warmer

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 39° RealFeel® 38° Precipitation 7%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SW 4 mph
  • Gusts: 6 mph

Mainly clear and chilly

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 2%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - May 2

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  Today Normal Record 5/2/2015
High 62° 66° N/A 77°
Low 39° 46° N/A 43°

Solunar Information for Elgin, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:47 AM with 14:07 of sunlight, then sets at 7:54 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:22 AM with 11:41 of moolight, then sets at 3:03 PM

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Elgin Weather Report

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