• Tonight

    May 2

    Lo 37°

    Partly cloudy and chilly

    Morning School Bus Weather
    • T-storms
      4%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 3

    66°Lo 46°

    Partly sunny and warmer

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

    May 4

    53°Lo 39°

    Cooler with a stray shower

    Excellent at the bus stop
    • T-storms
      20%
    • Precip
      47%
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 5

    58°Lo 39°

    Partly sunny and cool

    Excellent at the bus stop
    • T-storms
      2%
    • Precip
      0%
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 6

    77°Lo 59°

    Pleasant and warmer

    Excellent at the bus stop
    • T-storms
      6%
    • Precip
      2%
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
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Hi 77° RealFeel® 79° Precipitation 2%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 8 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Mostly sunny, pleasant and warmer

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 6%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 59° RealFeel® 58° Precipitation 12%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 5 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Clear

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 7%
  • 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 6

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  Today Normal Record 5/6/2015
High 77° 67° 85° (2004) 81°
Low 59° 45° 36° (2006) 49°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:40 AM with 14:17 of sunlight, then sets at 7:57 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:52 AM with 14:03 of moolight, then sets at 7:55 PM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Temperature roller coaster in store for this week

May 2, 2016; 9:03 AM ET

The start of May will bring a fluctuation in temperatures throughout the week in Chicago. more >

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Fri. Morning Bus Stop

Fri. UV Index

Fri. Wind Maps