• Today

    Apr 29

    53°Lo 40°

    Mostly cloudy and warmer

    Excellent for hunting
    • Precip
      3%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Apr 30

    52°Lo 42°

    Mostly cloudy, afternoon rain

    Good for hunting
    • Precip
      79%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Wind
      Gust
      22 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 1

    54°Lo 39°

    A bit of rain, mainly early

    Good for hunting
    • Precip
      55%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      82%
    • Wind
      Gust
      22 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 2

    60°Lo 40°

    Partly sunny

    Poor for hunting
    • Precip
      8%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
  • Tue

    May 3

    68°Lo 51°

    Partly sunny

    Fair for hunting
    • Precip
      8%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      66%
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    more
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Hi 60° RealFeel® 66° Precipitation 8%

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  • NE 7 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Partly sunny

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 3%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 40° RealFeel® 41° Precipitation 10%

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  • NNW 4 mph
  • Gusts: 7 mph

Mainly clear and chilly

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 3%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - May 2

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  Today Normal Record 5/2/2015
High 60° 66° 81° (2001) 76°
Low 40° 44° 30° (2004) 44°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:45 AM with 14:07 of sunlight, then sets at 7:52 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:21 AM with 11:41 of moolight, then sets at 3:02 PM

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Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Warmup to follow cool, damp weekend

April 29, 2016; 1:03 PM ET

Following a cool and rainy weekend, warmer conditions will arrive in the Chicago area early next week. more >

Best Weather for Deer Hunting

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