• Today

    Aug 20

    86°Lo 70°

    Some sun with a stray shower

    Fair for hunting
    • Precip
      55%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      50%
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
  • Thu

    Aug 21

    87°Lo 73°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Poor for hunting
    • Precip
      60%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      80%
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Aug 22

    90°Lo 72°

    Clouds and sun with a t-storm

    Fair for hunting
    • Precip
      61%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      67%
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 23

    88°Lo 71°

    Partly sunny with a t-storm

    Fair for hunting
    • Precip
      65%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      46%
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 24

    90°Lo 70°

    Clouds and sun, hot and humid

    Good for hunting
    • Precip
      23%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      46%
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    more
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Hi 86° RealFeel® 88° Precipitation 55%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 5 mph
  • Gusts: 16 mph

Clouds and sun with a brief shower around midday on

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0.03 in
  • Rain: 0.03 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 70° RealFeel® 70° Precipitation 55%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • N 2 mph
  • Gusts: 4 mph

Turning cloudy with a shower or thunderstorm around late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.05 in
  • Rain: 0.05 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 20

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  Today Normal Record 8/20/2013
High 86° 82° 92° (2010) 86°
Low 70° 63° 51° (2002) 61°

Solunar Information for Des Plaines, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:04 AM with 13:41 of sunlight, then sets at 7:45 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:43 AM with 14:47 of moolight, then sets at 4:30 PM

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Tue, Sep 9
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