Chicago Weather July Averages, USA
What's the Weather Like in Chicago in July
July means the summer is in full swing in Chicago and tourists flock to the area for the great weather, warm water to swim in and the plenty of festivities that are on offer, which makes it a fantastic month to be in Chicago.
The average daily temperature for Chicago in July is a sizzling 29°C, that can drop to an average minimum of 17°C.
The days are hot, sunny and long in July, with plenty of sun expected in Chicago, with the city experiencing on average a peak amount of 10 hours of sun per day.
There is a greater expectation of rain, in July though, with the average rainfall experienced in Chicago during this month at its peak for the year at 100 mm.
Things to do in Chicago in July
4th of July
The 4th of July is celebrated in Chicago with fireworks along the lake front.
Taste of Chicago
The ever popular Taste of Chicago is a ten day event that involves over 60 restaurants showcasing their food as part of the festivities. It's not one to be missed!
Chicago Summerdance Festival
40 different bands playing different live entertainment are all out for the Chicago Summerdance festival. The event goes on throughout August and there will even be free dance lessons available. A perfect way to spend your nights.
Gardens of the Magnificent Mile
Art students and designers provide art installations for the public to enjoy for the Gardens of The Magnificent Mile event.
Dearborn Garden Walk and Heritage Festival
Food, music and fun for the kids as well as a walk through some of the most beautiful gardens are all on offer for the Dearborn Garden Walk and Heritage Festival.
Spike for Kids Volleyball Tournament benefit
Children's charities are the recipients of the Spike for Kids Volleyball Tournament benefit.