• Today

    Dec 25

    42°Lo 36°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Good for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      29°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      32°
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
  • Fri

    Dec 26

    46°Lo 40°

    Some sun, then turning cloudy

    Fair for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      38°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      40°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Dec 27

    46°Lo 24°

    Cloudy with a little rain

    Fair for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      30°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      38°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Dec 28

    33°Lo 24°

    Partly sunny

    Good for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      27°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      34°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Dec 29

    34°Lo 19°

    Mostly cloudy

    Good for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      16°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      27°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
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Mostly cloudy 39° RealFeel® 31°

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  • Humidity: 75%
  • Pressure: 29.98 in
  • UV Index: 0
  • Cloud Cover: 75%
  • Ceiling: 32200 ft
  • Dew Point: 32° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
10 mph

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:18 AM with 9:07 of sunlight, then sets at 4:25 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:48 AM with 11:15 of moolight, then sets at 9:03 PM

Temperature Summary - 5:15 PM

  Temp (°F)
Now 39°
Yesterday 40°
RealFeel® 31°
RealFeel® Shade 31°
Wind Chill 32°
Dew Point 32°
  Hi / Lo
Previous 6 Hours 42°
  38°
Previous 12 Hours 42°
  32°
Previous 24 Hours 42°
  32°

Temperature History - Dec 25

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  Today Normal Record 12/25/2013
High 42° 32° 44° (2011) 26°
Low 36° 18° -12° (2000) 17°

Precipitation Summary - 5:15 PM

  Amount (in)
Previous 1 Hour 0
Previous 3 Hours 0
Previous 6 Hours 0
Previous 9 Hours 0
Previous 12 Hours 0
Previous 18 Hours 0
Previous 24 Hours 0.02

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Wash of Showers for Post-Holiday Weekend Travel

December 25, 2014; 4:40 PM ET

As holiday travelers head home from the Chicago area, conditions will feel colder with the chance of some showers over the weekend. more >

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