• Today

    Aug 30

    78°Lo 63°

    Warmer with clearing

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      86°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 31

    86°Lo 68°

    Sunny, very warm and humid

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      94°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Sep 1

    88°Lo 70°

    Warm and humid with sunshine

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      95°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
  • Wed

    Sep 2

    90°Lo 69°

    Partly sunny and very warm

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      96°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Sep 3

    89°Lo 68°

    Mostly sunny and very warm

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      95°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
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Hi 88° RealFeel® 95° Precipitation 25%

Day

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S

W

  • SW 8 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Mostly sunny, very warm and humid

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 70° RealFeel® 70° Precipitation 9%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Partly cloudy, warm and humid

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Sep 1

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  Today Normal Record 9/1/2014
High 88° 80° 92° (2011) 83°
Low 70° 60° 44° (2009) 68°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:17 AM with 13:09 of sunlight, then sets at 7:26 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:19 PM with 13:35 of moolight, then sets at 10:54 AM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Heat, Humidity to Build Through Week

August 30, 2015; 10:00 AM ET

A turn to warmer conditions is in store for the Chicago area heading into the new week. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

Tue. Outdoor Entertaining

Tue. Wind Maps

Tue. UV Index