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Current local time in Chicago

Flag for U.S.A.Chicago, Illinois, United States
Current TimeThursday, April 24, 2014 at 11:45:54 PM 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
Light rain. Overcast. Refreshingly cool. 59 °F
Light rain. Overcast. Refreshingly cool.
Description:Light rain. Overcast. Refreshingly cool.
Temperature:59 °FComfort Level:57 °F
Wind:13 mph from 130° SoutheastDirection Northwest
Last update:Thu 10:51 PM CDT
48 hour
Light showers. Overcast. Cool. Overcast. Cool. Mostly sunny. Mild. Mostly sunny. Cool. Mostly clear. Cool. Mostly sunny. Cool. Mostly sunny. Chilly.
49 °F53 °F64 °F61 °F48 °F46 °F44 °F
8 mphDirection Southwest16 mphDirection Southeast16 mphDirection East10 mphDirection East-northeast13 mphDirection South16 mphDirection South15 mphDirection South-southwest
Showers early. Morning clouds. Mild. Partly sunny. Cool. Sprinkles late. Cloudy. Cool. Rain. Overcast. Cool. Thundershowers. Overcast. Cool. Rain. Overcast. Cool. Cloudy. Cool.
Hi: 64 °F
Lo: 49 °F

Hi: 56 °F
Lo: 42 °F

Hi: 49 °F
Lo: 41 °F

Hi: 57 °F
Lo: 45 °F

Hi: 60 °F
Lo: 48 °F

Hi: 54 °F
Lo: 46 °F

Hi: 55 °F
Lo: 46 °F

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Sunrise at5:57 AMin direction72°East-northeastEast-northeast
Sunset at7:41 PMin direction289°West-northwestWest-northwest
Duration of day: 13 hours, 44 minutes (2 minutes, 34 seconds longer than yesterday)
Sun in south at 12:49 PM at altitude 61° above horizon
Civil twilightbegins at5:27 AM,ends at8:11 PM
Nautical twilightbegins at4:51 AM,ends at8:47 PM
Astronomical twilightbegins at4:12 AM,ends at9:26 PM
Moonrise at3:12 AMin direction100°EastEast
Moonset at2:52 PMin direction263°WestWest
Moon in south at 8:58 AM at altitude 41° above horizon
Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 2:52 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, April 29, 2014 at 1:15 AM
Fraction illuminated: 19.4% (at 11:45 PM)
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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