• Tonight

    Sep 22

    Lo 48°

    Clear and cool

    Stargazing Weather
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    • Precip
      2%
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  • Tue

    Sep 23

    71°Lo 51°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      23%
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Wed

    Sep 24

    73°Lo 54°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      44%
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
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  • Thu

    Sep 25

    75°Lo 53°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
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      0%
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
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  • Fri

    Sep 26

    75°Lo 54°

    Sunny and pleasantly warm

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
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Temp (°F) 49° 48° 49° 53° 58° 63° 65° 68°
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UV Index 0 0 0 0 1 2 4 4
Cloud Cover 0% 0% 0% 11% 11% 11% 11% 11%
Dew Point 46° 46° 46° 47° 49° 50° 49° 50°
Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F Middle Grid line 60 F Middle Grid line 55 F Middle Grid line 50 F Middle Grid line 45 F

Temperature History - Sep 23

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  Today Normal Record 9/23/2013
High 71° 72° N/A 67°
Low 51° 51° N/A 46°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:40 AM with 12:07 of sunlight, then sets at 6:47 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:04 AM with 12:21 of moolight, then sets at 6:25 PM

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