• Tonight

    Aug 1

    Lo 69°

    Increasing clouds

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      51%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 2

    86°Lo 68°

    A strong thunderstorm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      76%
    • Precip
      57%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
  • Mon

    Aug 3

    81°Lo 60°

    Partly sunny and breezy

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

    Aug 4

    82°Lo 62°

    Pleasant with periods of sun

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      47%
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 5

    79°Lo 63°

    Partly sunny

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      33%
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
Next Previous
A shower or thunderstorm 81° Lo 72° RealFeel® 83° / 71°

N

E

S

W

  • Precipitation: 55%
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 71%
  • Cloud Cover: 75%
  • Dew Point: 67° F
  • Visibility: 9 mi
14 mph

Temperature History - Aug 2

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 8/2/2014
High 86° 83° 97° (2006) 86°
Low 68° 64° 54° (2009) 56°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:46 AM with 14:23 of sunlight, then sets at 8:09 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:32 PM with 12:05 of moolight, then sets at 9:37 AM

Fri, Aug 7
Last
Fri, Aug 14
New
Sat, Aug 22
First
Sat, Aug 29
Full

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Cooler Weather to Move in Midweek

August 1, 2015; 12:26 PM ET

After a warm start to the week, a trend toward cooler temperatures can be expected. more >

Curiosity Tastes Mars

Dec 14, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The Mars Science Laboratory Rover 'Curiosity' continues its sampling and analyzing of the Martian surface.

Sun. Stargazing