• Early AM

    Aug 2

    Lo 69°

    Mostly cloudy

    Fishing Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      61%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Today

    Aug 2

    86°Lo 68°

    A thunderstorm in the area

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      57%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      76%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
  • Mon

    Aug 3

    81°Lo 60°

    Partly sunny and breezy

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

    Aug 4

    82°Lo 62°

    Pleasant with periods of sun

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      10%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      47%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 5

    79°Lo 63°

    Partly sunny

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      14%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      33%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
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Temp (°F) 74° 75° 73° 72° 71° 70° 69° 68°
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Wind (mph) 9 WSW 9 W 7 NNW 7 NW 6 NW 6 NW 6 NW 7 NW
UV Index 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 76% 76% 76% 76% 76% 76% 76% 76%
Dew Point 68° 67° 65° 64° 64° 63° 63° 61°
Middle Grid line 80 F Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F

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

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