• Tonight

    May 4

    Lo 48°

    Rain and a thunderstorm late

    Driving Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    • Rain
      0.94 in
    more
  • Tue

    May 5

    60°Lo 51°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Fair for driving
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      6
    • Rain
      0.50 in
    more
  • Wed

    May 6

    77°Lo 58°

    Warmer with a shower or two

    Good for driving
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    • Rain
      0.05 in
    more
  • Thu

    May 7

    84°Lo 63°

    Partly sunny and very warm

    Excellent for driving
    • Precip
      16%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Rain
      0 in
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    81°Lo 61°

    Partly sunny, a t-storm; warm

    Good for driving
    • Precip
      57%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    • Rain
      0.42 in
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Hi 81° RealFeel® 84° Precipitation 57%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 13 mph
  • Gusts: 22 mph

Partly sunny and very warm with a shower or thunderstorm around

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.2 in
  • Rain: 0.2 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs
Lo 61° RealFeel® 56° Precipitation 70%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 8 mph
  • Gusts: 14 mph

Mostly cloudy and mild with a couple of thunderstorms around

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.22 in
  • Rain: 0.22 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2.5 hrs

Temperature History - May 8

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  Today Normal Record 5/8/2014
High 81° 68° 89° (2014) 89°
Low 61° 46° 37° (2011) 62°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:39 AM with 14:19 of sunlight, then sets at 7:58 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:48 AM with 8:37 of moolight, then sets at 9:26 AM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Showers to Precede Late-Week Warmth

May 4, 2015; 6:04 PM ET

Showers and thunderstorms will frequent the Chicago area early this week before dry and warm conditions return to the city. more >

Travel Weather Forecast

May 04, 2015; 6:22 PM ET United States travel weather forecast

Fri. Driving Weather