• Mon

    Dec 22

    38°Lo 32°

    Rain possible in the p.m.

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      22 mph
    • Precip
      35%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Tue

    Dec 23

    39°Lo 29°

    Low clouds

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Wed

    Dec 24

    33°Lo 21°

    Cloudy, a bit of snow; windy

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      43 mph
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Thu

    Dec 25

    32°Lo 22°

    Sunny to partly cloudy

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Dec 26

    33°Lo 10°

    Cloudy with a bit of ice

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      9
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Hi 33° RealFeel® 27° Precipitation 55%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • E 7 mph
  • Gusts: 20 mph

Cloudy with a bit of sleet and freezing rain

  • Max UV Index: 1 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0.08 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0.08 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 10° RealFeel® -7° Precipitation 85%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSE 12 mph
  • Gusts: 30 mph

Colder with snow, sleet, and freezing rain

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0.56 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0.1 in
  • Ice: 0.56 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 7.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Dec 26

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  Today Normal Record 12/26/2013
High 33° 32° 62° (1982) 35°
Low 10° 18° -13° (1983)

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:18 AM with 9:11 of sunlight, then sets at 4:29 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:26 AM with 11:49 of moolight, then sets at 10:15 PM

Joliet Weather Report

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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.