• Early AM

    Aug 31

    Lo 68°

    Partly cloudy

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      42%
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Today

    Aug 31

    82°Lo 69°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      81%
    • Precip
      63%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Mon

    Sep 1

    84°Lo 69°

    A strong thunderstorm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      82%
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Tue

    Sep 2

    80°Lo 61°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Precip
      16%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Wed

    Sep 3

    82°Lo 70°

    Partly sunny and nice

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      35%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 80° RealFeel® 83° Precipitation 21%

Day

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E

S

W

  • W 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Periods of clouds and sunshine; less humid in the afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 4%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 61° RealFeel® 58° Precipitation 16%

Night

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E

S

W

  • SSW 4 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Partly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 5%
  • 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 2

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  Today Normal Record 9/2/2013
High 80° 80° 95° (2008) 79°
Low 61° 60° 47° (2001) 57°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:18 AM with 13:06 of sunlight, then sets at 7:24 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:09 PM with 10:00 of moolight, then sets at 12:09 AM

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