• Today

    Oct 2

    77°Lo 59°

    A couple of p.m. t-storms

    Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      10
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      76°
  • Fri

    Oct 3

    61°Lo 39°

    A bit of morning rain; cooler

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Precip
      63%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      57°
    more
  • Sat

    Oct 4

    50°Lo 38°

    Colder with a passing shower

    Fair for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      40°
    more
  • Sun

    Oct 5

    55°Lo 42°

    Chance of a shower

    Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      52°
    more
  • Mon

    Oct 6

    59°Lo 43°

    Mainly cloudy, showers around

    Fair for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    • Precip
      67%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      56°
    more
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A couple of showers and thunderstorms 77° Lo 72° RealFeel® 76° / 69°

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  • Precipitation: 55%
  • Rain: 0.11 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 76%
  • Cloud Cover: 94%
  • Dew Point: 67° F
  • Visibility: 8 mi
7 mph

Temperature History - Oct 2

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  Today Normal Record 10/2/2013
High 77° 68° 83° (2005) 78°
Low 59° 47° 27° (2003) 54°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:49 AM with 11:43 of sunlight, then sets at 6:32 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:42 PM with 10:24 of moolight, then sets at 1:06 AM

Des Plaines Weather Report

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October 2, 2014; 10:40 AM ET

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