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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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Why - 6/14/2018
Why you vote people in that hate us. Illegals kill us poor. Illegals they don’t even arrest here. Rich or rich and used to just keep the poor poor...they we afraid for... (Read More)

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Their pizza is phenomenal the sausages let me tell you are so large and flavorful . The cheese is so very very good With a nice crispy crust . Oh wow it’s even... (Read More)

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