• Early AM

    Dec 29

    Lo 26°

    Increasing clouds

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      29°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Today

    Dec 29

    31°Lo 16°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      24°
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
  • Tue

    Dec 30

    20°Lo 8°

    Partly sunny and very cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Dec 31

    18°Lo 14°

    Brisk and very cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      30 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Jan 1

    28°Lo 20°

    Mostly sunny and not as cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      15°
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    more
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Temperature History - Dec 29

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 12/29/2013
High 31° 32° 55° (2004) 36°
Low 16° 18° (2009) 11°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:19 AM with 9:09 of sunlight, then sets at 4:28 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:08 PM with 13:30 of moolight, then sets at 1:38 AM

Park Ridge Weather Report

Chicago: Temperatures to Tumble as Year Comes to an End

December 29, 2014; 3:57 AM ET

Temperatures are set to tumble this week across Chicagoland, putting a harsh chill on the final days of 2014. 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.

Mon. Outdoor Entertaining

Mon. Wind Maps

Mon. UV Index