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Chicago Cubs Weather

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Today, 4/17

Cubs  @  Diamondbacks3:40 pm ET
Cubs at Diamondbacks game: clear sky and 82°F 82° F
clear sky
1 mph
TempHumPrecipWindDirHRForceTime
87° F13%0%3 mph1.63 pm
89° F12%0%5 mph1.54 pm
90° F12%0%6 mph1.55 pm

The Cubs are on the road against the Diamondbacks today. First pitch is set for 3:40 pm ET. At that time, it will be a hot 87° with almost no wind (3 mph to right field line). No chance of rain.

Being a nice day, the roof will probably be open the majority if not all of the game.

Find out how weather could impact long balls hit in this game. Introducing our new home run index factor...

HRForce1.6x
Based on wind, humidity, ballpark and other proprietary factors, we currently predict 1.6x (60%) more home runs today compared to the average game. That's a very big impact, expect an extra HR or two. Plan accordingly.

More about Wrigley Field

Chicago and Wrigley are home to some of the more extreme weather variations in the country. Of course, the big one is wind. Especially during the first couple months of the season, Wrigley Field can wreak havoc to the simplest of home runs. The irony is the very next day the wind could switch direction and instantly switch from a pitcher's to hitter's park. So, of all the stadiums in the bigs, Wrigley is the biggest wild card. If you have at least one starting pitcher in the Cub's rotation, it's almost mandatory to check the forecast before you pull the trigger.

Statistically, Wrigley Field ranks in the top three in wind (blowing in and out) and humidity. It also one of the colder parks in general. Put all that together and you get a park that's skewed towards pitcher, on average. That's after combining all the extreme days. For fantasy baseball purposes, the best way to play Wrigley is day-by-day. Check on the wind before you set your lineups... unless you want an unwanted surprise.

Dimensions

355'400'353'
15'11.5'15'
Outfield wall heights

Cubs Schedule and Weather Forecast

jump to today
= home game
Day games: 74
Night games: 88

March

3/28Cubs @Rangers7:35 pm
3/30Cubs @Rangers7:05 pm
3/31Cubs @Rangers2:35 pm

April

4/1Rockies @Cubs2:20 pm
4/2Rockies @Cubs7:40 pm
4/3Rockies @Cubs7:40 pm
4/5Dodgers @Cubs2:20 pm
4/6Dodgers @Cubs4:05 pm
4/7Dodgers @Cubs2:20 pm
4/8Cubs @Padres8:40 pm
4/9Cubs @Padres10:05 pm
4/10Cubs @Padres6:40 pm
4/12Cubs @Mariners9:40 pm
4/13Cubs @Mariners9:40 pm
4/14Cubs @Mariners4:10 pm
4/15Cubs @Diamondbacks9:40 pm
4/16Cubs @Diamondbacks9:40 pm
4/17Cubs @Diamondbacks3:40 pm
4/18Marlins @Cubs7:40 pm
Forecast50° F 100% rain 11 mph
4/19Marlins @Cubs2:20 pm
Forecast54° F 80% rain 19 mph
4/20Marlins @Cubs2:20 pm
Forecast48° F 0% rain 15 mph
4/21Marlins @Cubs2:20 pm
Forecast52° F 0% rain 8 mph
4/23Astros @Cubs7:40 pm
Forecast64° F 97% rain 18 mph
4/24Astros @Cubs7:40 pm
Forecast50° F 0% rain 11 mph
4/25Astros @Cubs2:20 pm
4/26Cubs @Red Sox7:10 pm
4/27Cubs @Red Sox4:10 pm
4/28Cubs @Red Sox7:10 pm
4/29Cubs @Mets7:10 pm
4/30Cubs @Mets7:10 pm

May

5/1Cubs @Mets7:10 pm
5/2Cubs @Mets1:10 pm
5/3Brewers @Cubs2:20 pm
5/4Brewers @Cubs2:20 pm
5/5Brewers @Cubs4:07 pm
5/6Padres @Cubs7:40 pm
5/7Padres @Cubs7:40 pm
5/8Padres @Cubs2:20 pm
5/10Cubs @Pirates6:40 pm
5/11Cubs @Pirates4:05 pm
5/12Cubs @Pirates1:35 pm
5/13Cubs @Braves7:20 pm
5/14Cubs @Braves7:20 pm
5/15Cubs @Braves7:20 pm
5/16Pirates @Cubs7:40 pm
5/17Pirates @Cubs2:20 pm
5/18Pirates @Cubs2:20 pm
5/19Pirates @Cubs2:35 pm
5/21Braves @Cubs7:40 pm
5/22Braves @Cubs7:40 pm
5/23Braves @Cubs2:20 pm
5/24Cubs @Cardinals8:15 pm
5/25Cubs @Cardinals7:15 pm
5/26Cubs @Cardinals7:10 pm
5/27Cubs @Brewers4:10 pm
5/28Cubs @Brewers7:40 pm
5/29Cubs @Brewers7:40 pm
5/30Cubs @Brewers1:10 pm
5/31Reds @Cubs2:20 pm

June

6/1Reds @Cubs7:15 pm
6/2Reds @Cubs2:20 pm
6/4White Sox @Cubs8:05 pm
6/5White Sox @Cubs7:07 pm
6/6Cubs @Reds7:10 pm
6/7Cubs @Reds7:10 pm
6/8Cubs @Reds4:10 pm
6/9Cubs @Reds1:40 pm
6/11Cubs @Rays6:50 pm
6/12Cubs @Rays6:50 pm
6/13Cubs @Rays6:50 pm
6/14Cardinals @Cubs2:20 pm
6/15Cardinals @Cubs2:20 pm
6/16Cardinals @Cubs2:20 pm
6/17Giants @Cubs8:05 pm
6/18Giants @Cubs8:05 pm
6/19Giants @Cubs2:20 pm
6/21Mets @Cubs2:20 pm
6/22Mets @Cubs2:20 pm
6/23Mets @Cubs2:20 pm
6/24Cubs @Giants9:45 pm
6/25Cubs @Giants9:45 pm
6/26Cubs @Giants9:45 pm
6/27Cubs @Giants3:45 pm
6/28Cubs @Brewers8:10 pm
6/29Cubs @Brewers4:10 pm
6/30Cubs @Brewers2:10 pm

July

7/2Phillies @Cubs8:05 pm
7/3Phillies @Cubs8:05 pm
7/4Phillies @Cubs2:20 pm
7/5Angels @Cubs2:20 pm
7/6Angels @Cubs2:20 pm
7/7Angels @Cubs2:20 pm
7/9Cubs @Orioles6:35 pm
7/10Cubs @Orioles6:35 pm
7/11Cubs @Orioles6:35 pm
7/12Cubs @Cardinals8:15 pm
7/13Cubs @Cardinals2:15 pm
7/14Cubs @Cardinals2:15 pm
7/19Diamondbacks @Cubs2:20 pm
7/20Diamondbacks @Cubs7:15 pm
7/21Diamondbacks @Cubs2:20 pm
7/22Brewers @Cubs8:05 pm
7/23Brewers @Cubs8:05 pm
7/24Brewers @Cubs2:20 pm
7/26Cubs @Royals8:10 pm
7/27Cubs @Royals7:10 pm
7/28Cubs @Royals2:10 pm
7/29Cubs @Reds7:10 pm
7/30Cubs @Reds7:10 pm
7/31Cubs @Reds7:10 pm

August

8/1Cardinals @Cubs8:05 pm

August

8/2Cardinals @Cubs2:20 pm
8/3Cardinals @Cubs2:20 pm
8/4Cardinals @Cubs2:20 pm
8/5Twins @Cubs8:05 pm
8/6Twins @Cubs8:05 pm
8/7Twins @Cubs2:20 pm
8/9Cubs @White Sox8:10 pm
8/10Cubs @White Sox7:15 pm
8/12Cubs @Guardians6:40 pm
8/13Cubs @Guardians6:40 pm
8/14Cubs @Guardians6:40 pm
8/16Blue Jays @Cubs2:20 pm
8/17Blue Jays @Cubs2:20 pm
8/18Blue Jays @Cubs2:20 pm
8/20Tigers @Cubs8:05 pm
8/21Tigers @Cubs8:05 pm
8/22Tigers @Cubs2:20 pm
8/23Cubs @Marlins7:10 pm
8/24Cubs @Marlins4:10 pm
8/25Cubs @Marlins1:40 pm
8/26Cubs @Pirates6:40 pm
8/27Cubs @Pirates6:40 pm
8/28Cubs @Pirates12:35 pm
8/30Cubs @Nationals6:45 pm
8/31Cubs @Nationals4:05 pm

September

9/1Cubs @Nationals1:35 pm
9/2Pirates @Cubs7:40 pm
9/3Pirates @Cubs7:40 pm
9/4Pirates @Cubs7:40 pm
9/6Yankees @Cubs2:20 pm
9/7Yankees @Cubs2:20 pm
9/8Yankees @Cubs2:20 pm
9/9Cubs @Dodgers10:10 pm
9/10Cubs @Dodgers10:10 pm
9/11Cubs @Dodgers10:10 pm
9/13Cubs @Rockies8:40 pm
9/14Cubs @Rockies8:10 pm
9/15Cubs @Rockies3:10 pm
9/16Athletics @Cubs7:40 pm
9/17Athletics @Cubs7:40 pm
9/18Athletics @Cubs2:20 pm
9/19Nationals @Cubs7:40 pm
9/20Nationals @Cubs2:20 pm
9/21Nationals @Cubs1:10 pm
9/22Nationals @Cubs2:20 pm
9/23Cubs @Phillies6:40 pm
9/24Cubs @Phillies6:40 pm
9/25Cubs @Phillies6:05 pm
9/27Reds @Cubs2:20 pm
9/28Reds @Cubs2:20 pm
9/29Reds @Cubs3:20 pm

Below are the average temperature, humidity, rain, wind and wind direction for each month of the season (Cubs home games only). All the data is for the 2024 campaign and will be updated as the season progresses.

April