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Current local time in Chicago

Flag for U.S.A.Chicago, Illinois, United States
Current TimeMonday, April 21, 2014 at 5:21:46 AM CDT
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UTC/GMT Offset
Standard time zone:UTC/GMT -6 hours
Daylight saving time:+1 hour
Current time zone offset:UTC/GMT -5 hours
Time zone abbreviation:CDT - Central Daylight Time
Daylight Saving TimeDST started on Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 2:00 AM local standard time.
DST ends on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 2:00 AM local daylight time.
Sunday, March 9, 2014: DST starts in USA and Canada
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WeatherWeather overview | Two-week forecast | Hour-by-hour | Past week
conditions in
Chicago Midway Airport
Passing clouds. Refreshingly cool. 61 °F
Passing clouds. Refreshingly cool.
Description:Passing clouds. Refreshingly cool.
Temperature:61 °FComfort Level:61 °F
Wind:6 mph from 210° South-southwestDirection North-northeast
Last update:Mon 4:51 AM CDT
48 hour
Light showers. Cloudy. Cool. Widely scattered tstorms. Cloudy. Mild. a few tstorms. Cloudy. Mild. Mostly clear. Cool. Mostly sunny. Cool. Mostly sunny. Cool. Mostly sunny. Chilly.
61 °F69 °F62 °F46 °F46 °F49 °F44 °F
9 mphDirection North-northeast12 mphDirection East-northeast11 mphDirection East14 mphDirection South-southeast15 mphDirection South-southeast10 mphDirection Southwest7 mphDirection Southwest
Mostly sunny. Cool. Scattered clouds. Chilly. Light rain late. Overcast. Cool. Showers early. Partly cloudy. Cool. Partly cloudy. Chilly. Scattered clouds. Chilly. Sunny. Cool.
Hi: 55 °F
Lo: 42 °F

Hi: 45 °F
Lo: 38 °F

Hi: 57 °F
Lo: 42 °F

Hi: 51 °F
Lo: 44 °F

Hi: 41 °F
Lo: 35 °F

Hi: 43 °F
Lo: 36 °F

Hi: 58 °F
Lo: 41 °F

Weather provided by CustomWeather, copyright 2014
Sunrise at6:01 AMin direction73°East-northeastEast-northeast
Sunset at7:38 PMin direction287°West-northwestWest-northwest
Duration of day: 13 hours, 37 minutes (2 minutes, 36 seconds longer than yesterday)
Sun in south at 12:49 PM at altitude 60° above horizon
Civil twilightbegins at5:32 AM,ends at8:08 PM
Nautical twilightbegins at4:56 AM,ends at8:43 PM
Astronomical twilightbegins at4:18 AM,ends at9:22 PM
Moonrise at1:10 AMin direction114°East-southeastEast-southeast
Moonset at11:26 AMin direction248°West-southwestWest-southwest
Moon in south at 6:16 AM at altitude 30° above horizon
Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 2:43 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 2:52 AM
Fraction illuminated: 60.4% (at 5:21 AM)
Dialing CodesInternational country code: + 1 (U.S.A.)
Area codes: 312 / 773 / 847 / 224 / 872 / 464 / 708 / 331 / 630
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Coordinateslocation of Chicago
Latitude: 41° 53' North
Longitude: 87° 38' West
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Chicago Midway International AirportMDW About 9 mi Southwest Southwest  
O'Hare International AirportORD About 16 mi West-northwest West-northwest  

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