• Today

    May 4

    52°Lo 40°

    Turning cloudy and cooler

    Very Good at the bus stop
    • T-storms
      20%
    • Precip
      54%
    • Wind
      Gust
      35 mph
  • Thu

    May 5

    61°Lo 40°

    Mostly sunny and warmer

    Excellent at the bus stop
    • T-storms
      0%
    • Precip
      5%
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 6

    78°Lo 59°

    Mostly sunny and warmer

    Excellent at the bus stop
    • T-storms
      4%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    65°Lo 38°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Good at the bus stop
    • T-storms
      40%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    71°Lo 45°

    Mostly cloudy

    Excellent at the bus stop
    • T-storms
      0%
    • Precip
      2%
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
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Hi 52° RealFeel® 46° Precipitation 54%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • N 16 mph
  • Gusts: 34 mph

Turning cloudy, breezy and cooler with a stray shower this afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • 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
Lo 40° RealFeel® 27° Precipitation 18%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • N 15 mph
  • Gusts: 30 mph

Breezy and chilly with patchy clouds

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - May 4

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  Today Normal Record 5/4/2015
High 52° 66° 80° (2010) 72°
Low 40° 45° 30° (2005) 53°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:43 AM with 14:12 of sunlight, then sets at 7:55 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:33 AM with 12:54 of moolight, then sets at 5:27 PM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Temperatures to soar late this week

May 4, 2016; 8:55 AM ET

Temperatures will soar into the 70s by late in the week in the Chicago area. more >

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