• Early AM

    Jul 24

    Lo 75°

    A few severe thunderstorms

    Home Energy Efficiency Weather
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      89°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      107°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Today

    Jul 24

    94°Lo 72°

    A heavy thunderstorm

    Fair for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      92°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      110°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
  • Mon

    Jul 25

    88°Lo 65°

    Sunshine and patchy clouds

    Fair for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      80°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      95°
    • Wind
      Speed
      2 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Jul 26

    87°Lo 67°

    Sunny and pleasant

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      84°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      98°
    • Wind
      Speed
      2 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Jul 27

    86°Lo 70°

    A thunderstorm possible

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      84°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      94°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
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Some clouds 72° RealFeel® 74°

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  • Humidity: 93%
  • Pressure: 29.92 in ↓
  • UV Index: 0
  • Cloud Cover: 60%
  • Ceiling: 16300 ft
  • Dew Point: 70° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
8 mph

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:38 AM with 14:40 of sunlight, then sets at 8:18 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:11 PM with 12:44 of moolight, then sets at 11:55 AM

Temperature Summary - 2:14 AM

  Temp (°F)
Now 72°
Yesterday 63°
RealFeel® 74°
RealFeel® Shade 74°
Wind Chill 72°
Dew Point 70°
  Hi / Lo
Previous 6 Hours 75°
  70°
Previous 12 Hours 91°
  70°
Previous 24 Hours 91°
  70°

Temperature History - Jul 24

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  Today Normal Record 7/24/2015
High 94° 84° 105° (1934) 84°
Low 72° 64° 53° (2000) 64°

Precipitation Summary - 2:14 AM

  Amount (in)
Previous 1 Hour 0.01
Previous 3 Hours 0.31
Previous 6 Hours 1.07
Previous 9 Hours 1.13
Previous 12 Hours 1.16
Previous 18 Hours 1.16
Previous 24 Hours 1.16

Des Plaines Weather Report

By the numbers: Recapping the week's stifling central US heat

July 24, 2016; 1:33 AM ET

Stifling heat has been baking the central United States but will finally ease across northern areas this weekend. more >

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Sun. Degree Days

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