• Today

    Mar 31

    56°Lo 37°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Beneficial weather for colds
    • Avg
      Temp
      47°
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      49°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      60°
    more
  • Wed

    Apr 1

    66°Lo 53°

    Sunny; breezy in the p.m.

    Beneficial weather for colds
    • Avg
      Temp
      60°
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      55°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      66°
    more
  • Thu

    Apr 2

    64°Lo 41°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Neutral weather for colds
    • Avg
      Temp
      53°
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      48°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      62°
  • Fri

    Apr 3

    45°Lo 28°

    Rain or snow possible; colder

    Neutral weather for colds
    • Avg
      Temp
      37°
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      30°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      39°
    more
  • Sat

    Apr 4

    52°Lo 36°

    Breezy with periods of sun

    Beneficial weather for colds
    • Avg
      Temp
      44°
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      36°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      46°
    more
Next Previous
Hi 64° RealFeel® 62° Precipitation 60%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 14 mph
  • Gusts: 30 mph

Mostly cloudy and breezy with a couple of thunderstorms; cooler in the morning, then turning mild

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.2 in
  • Rain: 0.2 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs
Lo 41° RealFeel® 33° Precipitation 8%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Partly cloudy and cooler

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Apr 2

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 4/2/2014
High 64° 54° 80° (2010) 49°
Low 41° 34° 21° (2013) 27°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:33 AM with 12:45 of sunlight, then sets at 7:18 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:50 PM with 12:16 of moolight, then sets at 6:06 AM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Cool, Dry After Midweek Warmth

March 31, 2015; 3:08 PM ET

After mild conditions bring on a thunderstorm threat at midweek, cooler air will infiltrate the Chicago area. more >

Natural Ways To Combat Colds and Flu

Nov 30, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Flu season is here and will stick around until May. Here are a few natural remedies to ease pain and suffering.

Thu. Cold & Flu

Thu. UV Index