• Early AM

    Jul 30

    Lo 66°

    Mainly clear

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      17%
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Today

    Jul 30

    87°Lo 66°

    Sunny; breezy this afternoon

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      13%
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Jul 31

    88°Lo 64°

    Sunny to partly cloudy

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      25%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 1

    84°Lo 65°

    Sunny and comfortable

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      76%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
  • Sun

    Aug 2

    85°Lo 70°

    Periods of sun with a t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      46%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
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Temp (°F) 72° 76° 78° 80° 82° 82° 84° 82°
RealFeel® 72° 78° 81° 84° 85° 85° 86° 83°
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Wind (mph) 9 NW 10 NW 10 NW 12 NW 12 NW 12 NW 12 NW 12 NW
UV Index 3 4 6 7 7 7 6 4
Cloud Cover 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 2% 0%
Dew Point 56° 56° 55° 56° 57° 58° 60° 61°
Middle Grid line 85 F Middle Grid line 80 F Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F

Temperature History - Aug 1

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  Today Normal Record 8/1/2014
High 84° 83° 96° (2006) 85°
Low 65° 64° 51° (1998) 57°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:45 AM with 14:25 of sunlight, then sets at 8:10 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 8:53 PM with 11:31 of moolight, then sets at 8:24 AM

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Des Plaines Weather Report

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July 30, 2015; 2:56 AM ET

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