The Oak Park Area has something in store for fun all year long. From a spectacular winter wonderland to great days at the zoo, you'll find four seasons of fun and beauty.


Springtime in the Oak Park Area means blooming flowers and a lively lakefront. Temperatures really start to warm up with April typically in the 50's °F (10-15°C) and May up to around 70°F (21°C). Rainfall averages 3.5 - 3.8 inches (92 - 94mm).


Summers in the Oak Park Area are warm with average daytime temperatures around 78°F to 92°F (26°C - 33°C). Rainfall averages range from 3.7 - 4.3 inches (94 to 109mm). It's cooler near the lake, and June is typically the wettest month of the year.


Fall is beautiful in the Oak Park Area as the leaves turn and temperatures start to cool off. October is usually the driest month. Average temperatures start off around 70°F (21°C) and gradually drop into the mid-40's (7°C) as it gets closer to winter. Rainfall is about 2.7 - 3.3 inches (69 - 84 mm).


Winters in the Oak Park Area come with snow, wintertime temps, and lots of opportunities for snowy adventures. The average annual snowfall amount is 37 inches (949 mm). Average daily highs are around 30 - 38°F (-1°C - 3°C).


As with anything related to Mother Nature, the above are general guidelines only. It's also possible to have warm days in winter and cooler days in the summer. Be sure to check out the National Weather Service or for up-to-date weather information.

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