• Thu

    Oct 30

    55°Lo 39°

    Variable cloudiness

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    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Fri

    Oct 31

    48°Lo 32°

    Mostly cloudy; windy, colder

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    • Wind
      Gust
      33 mph
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sat

    Nov 1

    47°Lo 35°

    Plenty of sun

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    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Nov 2

    53°Lo 42°

    Plenty of sun

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    • Wind
      Gust
      27 mph
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Nov 3

    55°Lo 44°

    Sunny

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    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 48° RealFeel® 38° Precipitation 4%

Day

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E

S

W

  • NNW 20 mph
  • Gusts: 33 mph

Windy and colder with clouds and breaks of sun

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 32° RealFeel® 26° Precipitation 2%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNW 8 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Partly cloudy and chilly

  • 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 - Oct 31

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  Today Normal Record 10/31/2013
High 48° 56° 70° (2008) 63°
Low 32° 38° 28° (2010) 45°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:23 AM with 10:24 of sunlight, then sets at 5:47 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:06 PM with 11:07 of moolight, then sets at 1:13 AM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Warm, Sunny Weekend in the Offing for Chicago

October 26, 2014; 3:52 AM ET

Warmth will be the theme this weekend in Chicago, as abundant sunshine hangs around the city. more >

The History Behind the UV Index

Nov 12, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The UV index has been around since the early 1990s. It was created to help you plan outdoor activities in hopes to limit overexposure to the sun. Jeannette Calle has more.