• Early AM

    Dec 29

    Lo 24°

    Increasing clouds

    Fishing Weather
    • Precip
      0%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      46%
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Today

    Dec 29

    31°Lo 15°

    Mostly cloudy

    Fair for fishing
    • Precip
      5%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      78%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
  • Tue

    Dec 30

    19°Lo 7°

    Partly sunny and colder

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      1%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Dec 31

    18°Lo 14°

    Sunny, but frigid

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      2%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Wind
      Speed
      15 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Jan 1

    28°Lo 19°

    Mostly sunny and not as cold

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      10%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      17%
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    more
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Temp (°F) 29° 30° 31° 31° 30° 29° 28° 27°
RealFeel® 23° 24° 25° 24° 23° 22° 21° 21°
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Wind (mph) 9 NNE 9 NNE 9 NNE 9 NNE 8 NNE 8 NNE 7 NNE 7 N
UV Index 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 72% 65% 60% 59% 65% 75% 85% 90%
Dew Point 17° 17° 17° 17° 16° 16° 15° 15°
Middle Grid line 35 F Middle Grid line 30 F Middle Grid line 25 F

Temperature History - Dec 29

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  Today Normal Record 12/29/2013
High 31° 32° 55° (2004) 36°
Low 15° 18° (2009) 11°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:19 AM with 9:09 of sunlight, then sets at 4:28 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:08 PM with 13:30 of moolight, then sets at 1:38 AM

Mon, Jan 5
Full
Tue, Jan 13
Last
Tue, Jan 20
New
Tue, Jan 27
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