• Today

    May 4

    71°Lo 50°

    Rather cloudy

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      58°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      74°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 5

    62°Lo 52°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      55°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      62°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Wed

    May 6

    78°Lo 57°

    Warmer with a few showers

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      68°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      80°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 7

    83°Lo 63°

    Partly sunny, breezy and warm

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      72°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      84°
    • Wind
      Speed
      15 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    80°Lo 59°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      69°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      83°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
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Hi 80° RealFeel® 83° Precipitation 61%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 12 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Mostly cloudy and very warm with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.29 in
  • Rain: 0.29 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs
Lo 59° RealFeel® 55° Precipitation 65%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • N 9 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

A couple of heavy evening thunderstorms; cloudy and mild

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.3 in
  • Rain: 0.3 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs

Temperature History - May 8

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  Today Normal Record 5/9/2014
High 80° 69° N/A 71°
Low 59° 48° N/A 47°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:39 AM with 14:21 of sunlight, then sets at 8:00 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:13 AM with 10:16 of moolight, then sets at 10:29 AM

South Elgin Weather Report

Chicago: Showers to Precede Late-Week Warmth

May 5, 2015; 3:04 AM ET

Showers and thunderstorms will frequent the Chicago area early this week before dry and warm conditions return to the city. more >

Energy Efficient Lightbulbs and S.A.D

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Fri. Home Energy Efficiency

Fri. Degree Days

Fri. UV Index