• Today

    Oct 24

    66°Lo 53°

    More clouds than sun

    Excellent for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      65°
  • Sat

    Oct 25

    69°Lo 42°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Excellent for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      67°
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  • Sun

    Oct 26

    63°Lo 53°

    Mostly sunny and nice

    Excellent for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      65°
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  • Mon

    Oct 27

    73°Lo 56°

    Partly sunny and very warm

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      70°
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  • Tue

    Oct 28

    62°Lo 40°

    Cooler with spotty showers

    Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      57°
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Hi 66° RealFeel® 65° Precipitation 1%

Day

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W

  • SW 6 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

More clouds than sun

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • 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 53° RealFeel® 51° Precipitation 6%

Night

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  • SW 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Mainly cloudy and mild

  • 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 24

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  Today Normal Record 10/24/2013
High 66° 59° 78° (2012) 44°
Low 53° 40° 25° (1999) 27°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:14 AM with 10:43 of sunlight, then sets at 5:57 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 7:54 AM with 10:41 of moolight, then sets at 6:35 PM

Des Plaines Weather Report

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Current Drought Status

Current Soil Conditions

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Fri. Evapotranspiration