Chicago Skyline during Foggy Winter Day
Dowtown Chicago skyline in winter

Photo courtesy of Tom Harpel

Current Weather
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Historical Weather Averages
The park lies in a humid continental zone with a generally temperate climate. Winters are mildly cold with average temperatures around 26 degrees (F). Summers are hot and humid with an average temperature around 72 degrees (F). Average annual total rainfall is about 36". Snowfall in the winter is moderate with an average total snowfall of about 38".

Last updated: June 10, 2015

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Mailing Address:

11001 S. Cottage Grove Avenue
Chicago, IL 60628


This phone number is for the visitor center, and will only be answered during open hours. Please leave your name and phone number in a voicemail and someone will get back to you.

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