• Tonight

    Aug 31

    Lo 63°

    Clear

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      1%
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Thu

    Sep 1

    73°Lo 59°

    Clouds and sun with a shower

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

    Sep 2

    74°Lo 58°

    Nice with plenty of sunshine

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Sep 3

    77°Lo 58°

    Mostly sunny and nice

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Sep 4

    81°Lo 62°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      51%
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Temp (°F) 71° 69° 68° 67° 66° 65° 65° 65°
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UV Index 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 11% 3% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1%
Dew Point 58° 59° 60° 59° 58° 58° 58° 57°
Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F Middle Grid line 60 F

Temperature History - Aug 31

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  Today Normal Record 8/31/2015
High 77° 80° 99° (1953) 85°
Low 63° 60° 47° (1872) 60°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:17 AM with 13:09 of sunlight, then sets at 7:26 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:28 AM with 13:39 of moolight, then sets at 7:07 PM

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Fri, Sep 9
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Full
Fri, Sep 23
Last

'Frankenfish' Ready for Market

Dec 7, 2012; 7:08 AM ET A new lab-created meat is waiting for FDA approval that is at once very different and just the same as your favorite fish dinner.

Wed. Stargazing