• Tonight

    Jun 2

    Lo 50°

    Mainly clear

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      11%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Jun 3

    77°Lo 59°

    Pleasant with plenty of sun

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Thu

    Jun 4

    81°Lo 58°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      39%
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Jun 5

    69°Lo 56°

    Cooler with a thunderstorm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      97%
    • Precip
      88%
    • Hours of Precip
      8
  • Sat

    Jun 6

    72°Lo 58°

    Cloudy and cool with a shower

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      73%
    • Precip
      41%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
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Hi 69° RealFeel® 69° Precipitation 56%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • ENE 7 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Mostly cloudy and cooler with a shower or thunderstorm around

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.15 in
  • Rain: 0.15 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs
Lo 56° RealFeel® 49° Precipitation 88%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • ENE 10 mph
  • Gusts: 16 mph

Cloudy; a passing shower in the evening, then late-night rain

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.55 in
  • Rain: 0.55 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 6.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 6.5 hrs

Temperature History - Jun 5

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  Today Normal Record 6/5/2014
High 69° 76° 89° (1999) 76°
Low 56° 55° 40° (1998) 46°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:17 AM with 15:06 of sunlight, then sets at 8:23 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:56 PM with 10:29 of moolight, then sets at 9:25 AM

Tue, Jun 2
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Tue, Jun 9
Last
Tue, Jun 16
New
Wed, Jun 24
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