• Today

    Dec 26

    50°Lo 41°

    Some sun, then clouds; breezy

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      42°
    more
  • Sat

    Dec 27

    47°Lo 25°

    A little rain

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    • Precip
      63%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      36°
    more
  • Sun

    Dec 28

    35°Lo 24°

    Partly sunny and cold

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      36°
    more
  • Mon

    Dec 29

    30°Lo 15°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      22°
  • Tue

    Dec 30

    20°Lo 8°

    Colder with clouds and sun

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      12°
    more
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Day

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W

  • N 9 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: 1 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
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Night

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E

S

W

  • NNW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Partly cloudy and colder

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

Temperature History - Dec 29

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  Today Normal Record 12/29/2013
High 30° 32° 55° (2004) 36°
Low 15° 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

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Mon. Degree Days

Mon. Evapotranspiration