• Thu

    May 5

    63°Lo 36°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Fri

    May 6

    62°Lo 44°

    Mostly sunny

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    74°Lo 50°

    Variable cloudiness

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    75°Lo 49°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      19%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    May 9

    68°Lo 48°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 63° RealFeel® 61° Precipitation 11%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NNE 12 mph
  • Gusts: 16 mph

Times of clouds and sun

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 7%
  • 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® 36° Precipitation 7%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • N 4 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Clear and chilly

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 7%
  • 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 5

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  Today Normal Record 5/5/2015
High 63° 68° N/A 63°
Low 36° 47° N/A 51°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:43 AM with 14:14 of sunlight, then sets at 7:57 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:13 AM with 13:30 of moolight, then sets at 6:43 PM

Elgin Weather Report

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

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