November weather forecast
Chicago, IL

The city of Chicago in Illinois on the shores of Lake Michigan, with a superb view of the sandy beach of Oak Street
The city of Chicago in Illinois on the shores of Lake Michigan, with a superb view of the sandy beach of Oak Street

Weather in November

November, the last month of the autumn in Chicago, is also a frosty month, with an average temperature ranging between min 36.5°F (2.5°C) and max 46°F (7.8°C).

Temperature

In November, the average high-temperature drops from a mild 59.5°F (15.3°C) in October to a frosty 46°F (7.8°C). In Chicago, the average low-temperature is 36.5°F (2.5°C).

Humidity

In Chicago, the average relative humidity in November is 74%.

Rainfall

In Chicago, during 10.6 rainfall days, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Chicago, during the entire year, the rain falls for 160.2 days and collects up to 36.97" (939mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, November and December. November is the first month it typically snows in Chicago. Throughout November, in the average 4 snowfall days, it receives 1.42" (36mm) of snow. In Chicago, during the entire year, snow falls for 40.9 days and aggregates up to 13.9" (353mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In November, the average ocean temperature in Chicago is 49.3°F (9.6°C).
Note: Swimming in 49.3°F (9.6°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In November, the average length of the day is 9h and 50min.
On the first day of November in Chicago, sunrise is at 7:23 am and sunset at 5:44 pm CDT. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:57 am and sunset at 4:20 pm CST.
Note: On Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time ends, and the time zone changes from CDT to CST. Daylight Saving Time starts again on Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CST to CDT.

Sunshine

In November, the average sunshine in Chicago, Illinois, is 5.1h.

UV index

In Chicago, the average daily maximum UV index in November is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In November, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in November in Chicago?

In Chicago, the average relative humidity in November is 74%.

How many days does it rain in November in Chicago?

In Chicago, in November, it is raining for 10.6 days, with typically 1.81" (46mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Chicago?

November is the first month it typically snows in Chicago. Throughout November, in the average 4 snowfall days, it receives 1.42" (36mm) of snow.

What is the ocean temperature in November in Chicago?

In November, the average ocean temperature in Chicago is 49.3°F (9.6°C). At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Chicago have in November?

In November, the average day length in Chicago is 9h and 50min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in November in Chicago?

On the first day of November in Chicago, Illinois, sunrise is at 7:23 am and sunset at 5:44 pm CDT. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:57 am and sunset at 4:20 pm CST.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) end in November in Chicago?

On Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time ends in Chicago, Illinois, and the time zone changes from CDT to CST. The next DST starts Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in November in Chicago?

The average sunshine duration in November in Chicago is 5.1h.

How high is the UV index in November in Chicago?

The average daily maximum UV index in November is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in November
Chicago, IL

Average temperature in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average high temperature in November: 46°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (77.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in November: 36.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.7°F).

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Average pressure in November
Chicago, IL

Average pressure in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average pressure in November: 30.09"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

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Average wind speed in November
Chicago, IL

Average wind speed in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average wind speed in November: 12.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (12.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.7mph).

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Average humidity in November
Chicago, IL

Average humidity in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average humidity in November: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

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Average rainfall in November
Chicago, IL

Average rainfall in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average rainfall in November: 1.81"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (4.88").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (1.65").

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Average rainfall days in November
Chicago, IL

Average rainfall days in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average rainfall days in November: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.5 days).

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Average snowfall in November
Chicago, IL

Average snowfall in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average snowfall in November: 1.42"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.54").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in November
Chicago, IL

Average snowfall days in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average snowfall days in November: 4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in November
Chicago, IL

Average sea temperature in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average sea temperature in November: 49.3°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (73.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (36.9°F).

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Average daylight in November /
Average sunshine in November
Chicago, IL

Average daylight in November / Average sunshine in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average daylight in November: 9h and 50min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 11min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 11min).

  • Average sunshine in November: 5h and 6min

The months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in November
Chicago, IL

Average sunshine days in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average sunshine days in November: 14.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (15.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.3 days).

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Average UV index in November
Chicago, IL

Average UV index in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average UV index in November: 2

The months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in November
Chicago, IL

Average cloud cover in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average cloud cover in November: 45

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 62).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in November
Chicago, IL

Average visibility in November - Chicago, IL
  • Average visibility in November: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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