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  CLIMATE OVERVIEW
  

Chicago, Illinois, gets 38 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 35 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 73.

On average, there are 189 sunny days per year in Chicago, Illinois. The July high is around 82 degrees. The January low is 19. Sperling's comfort index for Chicago is a 46 out of 100, where a higher score indicates a more comfortable year-around climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


  CLIMATEChicago, IllinoisUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  38.041839.2
  Snowfall (in.)  35.240925.8
  Precipitation Days  73.1115102
  Sunny Days  189205
  Avg. July High  82.433886.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  18.842422.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  4654
  UV Index  3.64.3
  Elevation ft.  5931,443

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  6/5/2017
Stay away from this school

Stay away from this school. It is run by a bunch of people whose main goal is to make money. My son is currently in 8th grade and for high school, he will be going to... (Read More)

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  2/13/2017
Fun city. High crime rate and cold winter

I've lived in Chicago for about 3 years. It wasn't bad at all. The city as pros and cons. Pros: Good public transportation. You basically can survive without a... (Read More)

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  8/22/2016
A city bent on destroying itself

I am a 52-year-old professional. I was born and raised in Chicago, have lived and worked here my entire life, opened a business here 30 years ago, and have operated... (Read More)

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