• Tonight

    Apr 30

    Lo 43°

    Mostly cloudy, a little rain

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      86%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      46°
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 1

    51°Lo 42°

    Mostly cloudy, a little rain

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      48°
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
  • Mon

    May 2

    58°Lo 41°

    Partly sunny and warmer

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      65°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 3

    70°Lo 48°

    Breezy with some sun

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      72°
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    56°Lo 41°

    Cooler with a shower or two

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      53°
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
    more
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Mostly cloudy 44° Lo 42° RealFeel® 39° / 36°

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  • Precipitation: 11%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 82%
  • Cloud Cover: 63%
  • Dew Point: 38° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
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Temperature History - May 1

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  Today Normal Record 5/1/2015
High 51° 65° 90° (1951) 67°
Low 42° 44° 30° (1943) 38°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:46 AM with 14:06 of sunlight, then sets at 7:52 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:44 AM with 11:09 of moolight, then sets at 1:53 PM

Prospect Heights Weather Report

Chicago: Warmup to follow cool, damp weekend

April 30, 2016; 7:26 PM ET

Following a cool and rainy weekend, warmer conditions will arrive in the Chicago area early next week. more >

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