• Early AM

    May 4

    Lo 61°

    A couple of showers and thunderstorms

    Fishing Weather
    • Precip
      57%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      69%
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
  • Today

    May 4

    71°Lo 50°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      64%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 5

    63°Lo 51°

    Cloudy, a couple of t-storms

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      60%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Wed

    May 6

    76°Lo 58°

    Warmer with a shower or two

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      65%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      38%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
  • Thu

    May 7

    82°Lo 63°

    Mostly sunny and very warm

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      18%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      22%
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
    more
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A brief shower or two 76° Lo 61° RealFeel® 83° / 62°

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  • Precipitation: 59%
  • Rain: 0.12 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 69%
  • Cloud Cover: 37%
  • Dew Point: 57° F
  • Visibility: 9 mi
6 mph

Temperature History - May 6

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  Today Normal Record 5/6/2014
High 76° 67° 85° (2004) 64°
Low 58° 45° 36° (2006) 39°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:41 AM with 14:15 of sunlight, then sets at 7:56 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:28 PM with 10:01 of moolight, then sets at 8:29 AM

Mon, May 4
Full
Mon, May 11
Last
Mon, May 18
New
Mon, May 25
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