• Today

    Dec 27

    47°Lo 24°

    Cloudy with a shower; breezy

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.06 in
    • Precip
      47%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
  • Sun

    Dec 28

    35°Lo 24°

    Partly sunny

    Very Good for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Dec 29

    33°Lo 17°

    Mostly cloudy

    Very Good for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Dec 30

    21°Lo 7°

    Mostly sunny and colder

    Very Good for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Dec 31

    19°Lo 15°

    Sunny, but frigid

    Fair for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Wind (mph) 17 SW 17 WSW 17 WSW 16 W 15 W 13 W 12 WNW 10 WNW
UV Index 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 95% 95% 95% 95% 95% 95% 95% 91%
Dew Point 38° 36° 34° 32° 30° 29° 28° 27°
Middle Grid line 50 F Middle Grid line 45 F Middle Grid line 40 F Middle Grid line 35 F

Temperature History - Dec 27

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 12/27/2013
High 47° 32° 60° (2008) 39°
Low 24° 18° -2° (2000) 18°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:19 AM with 9:08 of sunlight, then sets at 4:27 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:00 AM with 12:23 of moolight, then sets at 11:23 PM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Wash of Showers for Post-Holiday Weekend Travel

December 27, 2014; 4:30 AM ET

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

Tourism of Doom: Traveling to Endangered Places

Aug 30, 2012; 5:00 AM ET If you're longing to ski the Alps or swim in the Great Barrier Reef, you may be running out of time. A changing climate may beat you to the punch line. Valerie Smock has more.

Radar & Satellite

48 Hour Precipitation Forecast

Sat. Ski Weather