• Tonight

    Feb 26

    Lo -3°

    Partly cloudy and frigid

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      42%
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
  • Fri

    Feb 27

    16°Lo -2°

    Mostly sunny and frigid

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      3%
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Feb 28

    21°Lo 15°

    Sun, then clouds; very cold

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Precip
      67%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Sun

    Mar 1

    30°Lo 13°

    Cold with snow at times

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      92%
    • Precip
      45%
    • Hours of Precip
      4.5
    more
  • Mon

    Mar 2

    32°Lo 27°

    Mostly cloudy and cold

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      98%
    • Precip
      78%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
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Frigid 0° Lo -3° RealFeel® -7° / -10°

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  • Precipitation: 0%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 79%
  • Cloud Cover: 46%
  • Dew Point: -7° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
6 mph

Temperature History - Feb 26

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  Today Normal Record 2/26/2014
High 17° 39° 63° (1998) 17°
Low -3° 24° -2° (2014) -2°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:32 AM with 11:06 of sunlight, then sets at 5:38 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:36 AM with 14:47 of moolight, then sets at 2:23 AM

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Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Snow Looms for Late Weekend as Cold Air Lingers

February 26, 2015; 6:10 PM ET

The Chicago area will continue to endure a cold air into late in the weekend as the next round of snow could hit the region on Sunday. 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.

Thu. Stargazing