• Early AM

    Aug 5

    Lo 61°

    Partly cloudy

    Fishing Weather
    • Precip
      3%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      31%
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Today

    Aug 5

    83°Lo 65°

    Partly sunny

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      9%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      45%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Aug 6

    82°Lo 65°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      11%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      25%
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Aug 7

    83°Lo 68°

    Clouds and sun with a t-storm

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      17%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      31%
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
  • Sat

    Aug 8

    87°Lo 68°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      64%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      53%
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
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Hi 83° RealFeel® 88° Precipitation 55%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • ESE 7 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Times of clouds and sun with a shower or thunderstorm around

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.1 in
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 68° RealFeel® 66° Precipitation 17%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 5 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Partly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 7

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  Today Normal Record 8/7/2014
High 83° 83° 94° (2001) 82°
Low 68° 64° 50° (2004) 58°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:51 AM with 14:12 of sunlight, then sets at 8:03 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:00 AM with 14:13 of moolight, then sets at 2:13 PM

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