After a mild second day of December, Chicago area temperatures expected to average below normal

6-10 day temperature outlook for December 7-11, 2022

SOURCE: Climate Prediction Center

O’Hare monthly temp departure from normal—January to November, 2022

Early 2022 temps averaged well below normal at O’Hare Airport, but of the past 7 months, only July was below normal—only slightly (0.1 degrees)

O’Hare monthly precip departure from normal—January to November, 2022

Each month from February through April, 2022 had above normal precipitation at O’Hare Airport. Since that time, only July had above normal precip. Through Nov. 30th,O’Hare precip is nearly 6 inches below normal (-5.92”)