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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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  11/4/2017
Hidden Gems of Bronzeville

I'm from Chicago and I love Chicago. We have our hiccups in the road, yes its a lot of division here, but there is a huge amount Chicagoans who support one another. In... (Read More)

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  10/22/2017
Urban and culturally rich, not for everyone

Move to Chi if you want: * A walkable, urban environment with distinctly city-like streetscapes * Coffee houses, jazz joints, blues bars, comedy pubs, greasy spoons... (Read More)

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  9/27/2017
Best City

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