• Tonight

    May 5

    Lo 47°

    Fog; rising temperatures late

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      55°
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
  • Wed

    May 6

    74°Lo 56°

    Areas of morning fog

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      81°
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 7

    81°Lo 61°

    Partly sunny and warm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      82°
    • Wind
      Gust
      28 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    74°Lo 55°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      73°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
  • Sat

    May 9

    69°Lo 49°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      69°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
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Hi 56° RealFeel® 55° Precipitation 55%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NE 9 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Cloudy and cooler with a shower in spots; areas of afternoon fog

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.06 in
  • Rain: 0.06 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 47° RealFeel® 40° Precipitation 54%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Mainly cloudy with a shower, fog; rising temperatures late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.1 in
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs

Temperature History - May 5

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 5/5/2014
High 56° 66° N/A 53°
Low 47° 46° N/A 41°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:42 AM with 14:12 of sunlight, then sets at 7:54 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:31 PM with 10:07 of moolight, then sets at 7:38 AM

Evanston Weather Report

Chicago: Warm, Stormy Weather to Span the Week

May 5, 2015; 12:36 PM ET

Showers and thunderstorms are in the offing for the Chicago area through the end of the week, in addition to doses of above-average warmth. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

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Tue. Outdoor Entertaining

Tue. Wind Maps

Tue. UV Index