• Today

    May 24

    85°Lo 63°

    Very warm with clouds and sun

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      45%
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
  • Wed

    May 25

    81°Lo 66°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      68%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      93%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 26

    84°Lo 67°

    Partly sunny

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 27

    82°Lo 64°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      60%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Sat

    May 28

    78°Lo 65°

    Mostly cloudy with a t-storm

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      55%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      82%
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
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Hi 85° RealFeel® 87° Precipitation 25%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 10 mph
  • Gusts: 21 mph

Very warm with intervals of clouds and sunshine

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 63° RealFeel® 59° Precipitation 43%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 6 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Mainly cloudy and mild with a shower or thunderstorm in the area

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.2 in
  • Rain: 0.2 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs

Temperature History - May 24

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  Today Normal Record 5/24/2015
High 85° 72° 93° (1950) 72°
Low 63° 51° 34° (1992) 59°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:23 AM with 14:52 of sunlight, then sets at 8:15 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:37 PM with 10:02 of moolight, then sets at 8:39 AM

Sun, May 29
Last
Sun, Jun 5
New
Sun, Jun 12
First
Mon, Jun 20
Full

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Warm, humid and stormy through Thursday

May 24, 2016; 3:21 PM ET

This week is likely to end up as the warmest week so far this year in the Chicago area, but the warm weather will be accompanied by stormy weather. more >

Trout Tactics

Apr 4, 2012; 5:00 AM ET We spend a day with world-renowned fly fisherman Joe Humphreys, who hosted a nationally broadcast fly fishing show on ESPN, and taught his craft for over 40 years. Some of his better-known pupils include former President Jimmy Carter and basketball coach Bobby Knight. Violeta Yas reports.

Radar & Satellite

Tue. Fronts & Pressure

Tue. Fishing Weather