• Mon

    Apr 6

    57°Lo 51°

    Cloudy, a t-storm; breezy

    Fair for biking
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      28 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Apr 7

    62°Lo 37°

    A severe thunderstorm; cloudy

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
  • Wed

    Apr 8

    46°Lo 33°

    Cloudy and colder

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      30 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Apr 9

    49°Lo 34°

    Cloudy with showers

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      76%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    • Wind
      Gust
      32 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Apr 10

    52°Lo 30°

    Cloudy with a touch of rain

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      59%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
    more
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Hi 62° RealFeel® 61° Precipitation 62%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • W 15 mph
  • Gusts: 23 mph

Watch for a severe thunderstorm; cloudy

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 100%
  • Precipitation: 0.59 in
  • Rain: 0.59 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs
Lo 37° RealFeel® 24° Precipitation 16%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • N 15 mph
  • Gusts: 26 mph

Mostly cloudy; breezy late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 10%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Apr 7

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 4/7/2014
High 62° 56° 80° (2001) 56°
Low 37° 36° 21° (2007) 29°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:24 AM with 12:59 of sunlight, then sets at 7:23 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:39 PM with 10:16 of moolight, then sets at 8:55 AM

Park Ridge Weather Report

Chicago: Mild, Wet Week Ahead

April 1, 2015; 12:40 PM ET

Though it will be a mild week for the Chicago area, thunderstorms, showers and even the chance for snow loom late in the week. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.