• Tonight

    Jul 1

    Lo 50°

    Partly cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      77°
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Jul 2

    72°Lo 53°

    Plenty of sunshine

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      76°
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
  • Fri

    Jul 3

    76°Lo 54°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      16%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      82°
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Jul 4

    82°Lo 59°

    Sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      92°
    • Wind
      Gust
      6 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Jul 5

    83°Lo 65°

    Sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      88°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
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Hi 72° RealFeel® 76° Precipitation 11%

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  • ENE 10 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Plenty of sunshine

  • Max UV Index: 8 (Very High)
  • Thunderstorms: 6%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 53° RealFeel® 52° Precipitation 16%

Night

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E

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  • NE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Partly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 4%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Jul 2

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  Today Normal Record 7/2/2014
High 72° 84° N/A 70°
Low 53° 64° N/A 58°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:22 AM with 15:11 of sunlight, then sets at 8:33 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 8:53 PM with 10:20 of moolight, then sets at 7:13 AM

Gilberts Weather Report

Chicago: Brief Cooldown to Precede Sunny Holiday Weekend

July 1, 2015; 6:44 PM ET

The Chicago area will experience a drop in temperatures into late week before a mostly sunny Independence Day unfolds. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

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