• Early AM

    May 2

    Lo 45°

    Mostly cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      52°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Today

    May 2

    56°Lo 40°

    Variable clouds with a shower

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      57°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
  • Tue

    May 3

    68°Lo 49°

    Partly sunny and warmer

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      73%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      73°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    56°Lo 39°

    Cooler with a shower in spots

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      56°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 5

    63°Lo 41°

    Partly sunny and breezy

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      64°
    • Wind
      Speed
      2 mph
    more
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Wind (mph) 9 NE 10 NE 10 NE 10 NE 10 NE 10 NE 9 NE 9 NE
UV Index 2 2 3 3 4 4 3 2
Cloud Cover 63% 95% 100% 98% 90% 87% 89% 91%
Dew Point 40° 41° 43° 44° 44° 44° 43° 41°
Middle Grid line 60 F Middle Grid line 55 F Middle Grid line 50 F Middle Grid line 45 F

Temperature History - May 2

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  Today Normal Record 5/2/2015
High 56° 67° N/A 77°
Low 40° 45° N/A 46°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:47 AM with 14:06 of sunlight, then sets at 7:53 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:21 AM with 11:42 of moolight, then sets at 3:03 PM

Joliet Weather Report

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May 2, 2016; 2:23 AM ET

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Mon. Wind Maps

Mon. UV Index