• Mon

    May 4

    59°Lo 38°

    Partial sunshine

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      56°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 5

    62°Lo 50°

    Periods of rain

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      59°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    more
  • Wed

    May 6

    65°Lo 47°

    Mostly cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      68°
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 7

    61°Lo 46°

    Mainly cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      68°
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    60°Lo 48°

    Rain in the afternoon

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      59°
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
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Hi 60° RealFeel® 59° Precipitation 66%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • E 6 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Considerable cloudiness; a shower in the morning followed by periods of rain in the afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.15 in
  • Rain: 0.15 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2.5 hrs
Lo 48° RealFeel® 39° Precipitation 57%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • ENE 10 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Considerable cloudiness with a bit of rain

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0.07 in
  • Rain: 0.07 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs

Temperature History - May 8

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 5/8/2014
High 60° 64° N/A 87°
Low 48° 45° N/A 45°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:38 AM with 14:20 of sunlight, then sets at 7:58 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 8:29 PM with 12:55 of moolight, then sets at 9:25 AM

Waukegan Weather Report

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