When and Where to Go | Où et quand partir | Wohin und wann reisen | Dove e quando partire | Dónde y cuándo salir | Onde e quando partir

 

America > USA > Chicago: Weather, Climate and Travel Guide

       

Weather today


Rain
max. 14 °C
 
min. 13 °C

Wind: 4 km/h
Precipitation forecast: 10,2 mm
> Full report and 7-days forecast
Data updated at 21:46 (local time)
At that time, the weather was:
Rain 13.5 °C / Rain
 

Sponsored links



When to go to Chicago? (USA)


MonthSunlight
(h/d)
Average T
min (°C)
Average T
max (°C)
Record T
min (°C)
Record T
max (°C)
Precipitations
(mm)
Wet daysRating
January4-71-29175011
February5-62-29215010
March7-17-24166512
April7514-8347011
May91119-3368512
June1017252408811
July102028940839
August91927840809
September81524-237789
October7917-1032659
November529-19256010
December4-43-31215011


What to do in Chicago : Tips, places, hotels and restaurants


ChicagoLocated in the state of Illinois, Chicago has a population of nearly three million and is the second biggest industrial centre of the USA as well as a major financial centre. It holds an important cultural role and attracts great numbers of visitors. There are many museums and theatres and several quarters have specific features worth discovering: Rogers Park has a dynamic university, Jefferson Park for its park, Uptown and North Center for their boutiques and restaurants, and Beverley for its architecture. Other places are definitely worth a visit such as Chinatown the Chinese quarter, Bronzeville the Afro-American quarter, and Pilsen the Mexican Quarter, each has its own character. There are also a number of notable buildings and monuments including the neo-renaissance style Our Lady of Colours Basilica, the Chicago Cultural Center, and the Civic Opera House. There are some great museums in Chicago too including the Institute of Art which houses numerous French Impressionist paintings, the Field Museum of Natural History with its huge skeleton of a Tyrannosaurus Rex, the Museum of Contemporary Art which is the largest of its type in the world, the Shedd Aquarium, the National Museum of Mexican Art, and the Millennium Park which is a recently opened enormous multi-activity complex. The city is also well known for its musical events and actually being the birthplace of various styles, it is the setting for several annual music festivals, particularly rock and jazz.









       

Où et quand partir - When and Where to Go - Wohin und wann reisen - Dónde y cuándo salir - Dove e quando partire - Onde e quando partir