• Early AM

    Dec 18

    Lo 21°

    Mostly cloudy

    Snow Days Weather
    • Snow
      0%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0 in
    more
  • Today

    Dec 18

    30°Lo 22°

    Mostly cloudy

    Very Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      5%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0 in
    more
  • Fri

    Dec 19

    33°Lo 25°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Very Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      4%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0 in
  • Sat

    Dec 20

    35°Lo 25°

    Mostly cloudy

    Very Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      13%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0 in
    more
  • Sun

    Dec 21

    38°Lo 31°

    Intervals of clouds and sun

    Very Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      8%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0 in
    more
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Temp (°F) 27° 29° 30° 31° 32° 33° 33° 33°
RealFeel® 28° 32° 34° 36° 36° 36° 35° 34°
Humidity 68% 64% 61% 58% 56% 55% 55% 57%
   
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Wind (mph) 4 WNW 4 WNW 2 W 2 W 2 WSW 2 SW 2 W 2 W
UV Index 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 0
Cloud Cover 46% 46% 46% 46% 46% 46% 46% 46%
Dew Point 18° 19° 18° 18° 18° 19° 19° 19°
Middle Grid line 35 F Middle Grid line 30 F Middle Grid line 25 F

Temperature History - Dec 19

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  Today Normal Record 12/19/2013
High 33° 34° 53° (2002) 39°
Low 25° 20° -6° (2005) 24°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:15 AM with 9:07 of sunlight, then sets at 4:22 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:27 AM with 10:19 of moolight, then sets at 2:46 PM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: White Christmas in the Offing

December 17, 2014; 8:33 PM ET

While the next couple of days will be tranquil for the Chicago area, Christmas Eve could deliver enough snow to blanket the city. more >

The 540 Snow Line

Dec 20, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The 540 line is often used by meteorologists to determine the chances of rain vs. snow.

48 Hour Precipitation Forecast

Fri. Snow Day Potential