• Today

    Sep 16

    64°Lo 45°

    Mostly sunny

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      11%
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Wed

    Sep 17

    66°Lo 47°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Thu

    Sep 18

    66°Lo 52°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      1%
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Sep 19

    73°Lo 60°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      54%
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Sep 20

    79°Lo 62°

    A couple of p.m. t-storms

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Precip
      82%
    • Hours of Precip
      10
    more
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Hi 64° RealFeel® 71° Precipitation 3%

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S

W

  • NNW 4 mph
  • Gusts: 6 mph

Mostly sunny; pleasant this afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 11%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 45° RealFeel® 46° Precipitation 4%

Night

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  • N 1 mph
  • Gusts: 2 mph

Mainly clear

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Sep 16

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  Today Normal Record 9/16/2013
High 64° 75° N/A 64°
Low 45° 54° N/A 51°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:32 AM with 12:28 of sunlight, then sets at 7:00 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:44 PM with 0:-18 of moolight, then sets at 2:26 PM

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