• Thu

    Apr 2

    62°Lo 36°

    Rather cloudy

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Fri

    Apr 3

    51°Lo 31°

    Mostly sunny and cooler

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sat

    Apr 4

    46°Lo 28°

    Some sun with a stray shower

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      39 mph
    • Precip
      41%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 5

    46°Lo 35°

    A shower in the afternoon

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    • Precip
      41%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Mon

    Apr 6

    56°Lo 45°

    Sun and clouds with a shower

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      38 mph
    • Precip
      41%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
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Hi 62° RealFeel® 61° Precipitation 25%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NW 13 mph
  • Gusts: 21 mph

Rather cloudy

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 9%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 36° RealFeel® 26° Precipitation 13%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NW 10 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Clear and cooler

  • 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 - Apr 2

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 4/2/2014
High 62° 54° N/A 52°
Low 36° 36° N/A 29°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:35 AM with 12:45 of sunlight, then sets at 7:20 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:52 PM with 12:15 of moolight, then sets at 6:07 AM

Elgin Weather Report

Mild, Dry Conditions to Begin the New Week in Chicago

March 28, 2015; 4:47 AM ET

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The History Behind the UV Index

Nov 12, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The UV index has been around since the early 1990s. It was created to help you plan outdoor activities in hopes to limit overexposure to the sun. Jeannette Calle has more.