• Early AM

    May 2

    Lo 43°

    Mostly cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      48°
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
  • Today

    May 2

    55°Lo 40°

    Variable clouds

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      18%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      54°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 3

    66°Lo 47°

    Some sun; breezy, warmer

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      68%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      67°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    53°Lo 40°

    Cooler with a shower in spots

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      50°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
  • Thu

    May 5

    58°Lo 41°

    Partly sunny and breezy

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      56°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
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Temp (°F) 49° 50° 51° 51° 51° 52° 53° 52°
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UV Index 2 3 4 4 5 4 3 2
Cloud Cover 76% 76% 76% 76% 76% 76% 76% 78%
Dew Point 36° 36° 36° 35° 35° 36° 36° 35°
Middle Grid line 55 F Middle Grid line 50 F Middle Grid line 45 F

Temperature History - May 4

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 5/4/2015
High 53° 66° 86° (2012) 74°
Low 40° 48° 37° (2011) 57°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:43 AM with 14:11 of sunlight, then sets at 7:54 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:32 AM with 12:55 of moolight, then sets at 5:27 PM

Forest Park Weather Report

Chicago: Temperature roller coaster in store for new week

May 2, 2016; 2:23 AM ET

The start of May will bring a fluctuation in temperatures throughout the week in Chicago. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

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Wed. Outdoor Entertaining

Wed. Wind Maps

Wed. UV Index