• Today

    Dec 28

    33°Lo 24°

    Partly sunny

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Dec 29

    29°Lo 14°

    Mostly cloudy and colder

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Tue

    Dec 30

    20°Lo 7°

    Partly sunny and colder

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Dec 31

    16°Lo 14°

    Sunny, but frigid

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      27 mph
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Thu

    Jan 1

    28°Lo 19°

    Mostly sunny and not as cold

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Cloudy 20° Lo 14° RealFeel® 10° / 4°

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  • Precipitation: 7%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 63%
  • Cloud Cover: 95%
  • Dew Point: 6° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
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Temperature History - Dec 29

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  Today Normal Record 12/29/2013
High 29° 32° 55° (2004) 36°
Low 14° 18° (2009) 11°

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

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Temperatures to Tumble as Year Comes to an End

December 28, 2014; 3:22 AM ET

Temperatures are set to tumble this week across Chicagoland, putting a harsh chill on the final days of 2014. more >

The History Behind the UV Index

Nov 12, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The UV index has been around since the early 1990s. It was created to help you plan outdoor activities in hopes to limit overexposure to the sun. Jeannette Calle has more.

Mon. Hair Frizz

Mon. Wind Maps

Mon. UV Index