• Today

    Aug 5

    82°Lo 64°

    Partly sunny

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      89°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Aug 6

    82°Lo 64°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      86°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Aug 7

    82°Lo 68°

    Partly sunny with a t-storm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      86°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
  • Sat

    Aug 8

    85°Lo 68°

    Clouds and limited sun

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      88°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 9

    84°Lo 70°

    Clouds and sunshine

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      86°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
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UV Index 2 4 5 6 7 6 5 4
Cloud Cover 45% 45% 45% 45% 45% 45% 45% 45%
Dew Point 60° 61° 63° 64° 64° 64° 65° 65°
Middle Grid line 85 F Middle Grid line 80 F Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F

Temperature History - Aug 7

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 8/7/2014
High 82° 83° 94° (2001) 82°
Low 68° 64° 50° (2004) 58°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:51 AM with 14:12 of sunlight, then sets at 8:03 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:00 AM with 14:13 of moolight, then sets at 2:13 PM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Cooler Conditions to Last Through Week

August 5, 2015; 12:21 AM ET

The Chicagoland area will experience cooler weather throughout the week. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

Fri. Outdoor Entertaining

Fri. Wind Maps

Fri. UV Index