• Today

    Feb 28

    22°Lo 15°

    Partly sunny and very cold

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      4%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Mar 1

    29°Lo 12°

    Cloudy and cold with flurries

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      59%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      97%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Mar 2

    29°Lo 24°

    Cold with thickening clouds

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      4%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      44%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
  • Tue

    Mar 3

    40°Lo 13°

    Wintry mix to rain

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      81%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Wind
      Speed
      15 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Mar 4

    20°Lo 2°

    Mostly cloudy and much colder

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      21%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
    more
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Periods of snow 32° Lo 26° RealFeel® 18° / 16°

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  • Precipitation: 65%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0.7 in
  • Humidity: 65%
  • Cloud Cover: 99%
  • Dew Point: 18° F
  • Visibility: 6 mi
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Temperature History - Mar 2

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  Today Normal Record 3/2/2014
High 29° 41° 56° (2008) 11°
Low 24° 25° -2° (2014) -2°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:26 AM with 11:17 of sunlight, then sets at 5:43 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:10 PM with 13:55 of moolight, then sets at 5:05 AM

Thu, Mar 5
Full
Fri, Mar 13
Last
Fri, Mar 20
New
Fri, Mar 27
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Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Snow Looms for Late Weekend as Cold Air Lingers

February 28, 2015; 11:24 AM 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 >

Future of Hunting, Fishing Could Be in Jeopardy

Nov 1, 2012; 5:00 AM ET As the world warms, due to a changing climate, there is a chance the sport of hunting and fishing could be affected. Valerie Smock has more on what could happen in the future.

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