• Early AM

    Dec 29

    Lo 24°

    Increasing clouds

    Golfing Weather
    • Precip
      0%
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    • T-storms
      0%
    more
  • Today

    Dec 29

    30°Lo 15°

    Mostly cloudy and colder

    Poor for golfing
    • Precip
      11%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    • T-storms
      0%
    more
  • Tue

    Dec 30

    20°Lo 7°

    Partly sunny and colder

    Poor for golfing
    • Precip
      5%
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    • T-storms
      0%
    more
  • Wed

    Dec 31

    17°Lo 14°

    Sunny, but frigid

    Poor for golfing
    • Precip
      3%
    • Wind
      Speed
      15 mph
    • T-storms
      0%
  • Thu

    Jan 1

    28°Lo 18°

    Mostly sunny and not as cold

    Poor for golfing
    • Precip
      7%
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
    • T-storms
      1%
    more
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  • WSW 15 mph
  • Gusts: 26 mph

Frigid with plenty of sunshine

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
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Night

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S

W

  • WSW 17 mph
  • Gusts: 28 mph

Clear, brisk and cold

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Dec 31

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 12/31/2013
High 17° 32° 59° (2002) 11°
Low 14° 17° -24° (1999)

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:20 AM with 9:10 of sunlight, then sets at 4:30 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:23 PM with 14:23 of moolight, then sets at 3:46 AM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Temperatures to Tumble as Year Comes to an End

December 29, 2014; 1:07 AM ET

Temperatures are set to tumble this week across Chicagoland, putting a harsh chill on the final days of 2014. more >

Climate Change Leads to Difference on the Golf Course

Jun 14, 2012; 5:00 AM ET There are different ways a changing climate can affect the game of golf. Valerie Smock has more on how the courses could be impacted over time.

Wed. Golf Weather

Wed. Wind Maps