• Today

    Jul 23

    90°Lo 76°

    A few strong p.m. t-storms

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.90 in
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
  • Sun

    Jul 24

    94°Lo 72°

    A strong morning thunderstorm

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.45 in
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Mon

    Jul 25

    88°Lo 66°

    Partly sunny

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Jul 26

    87°Lo 66°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Jul 27

    87°Lo 67°

    A thunderstorm possible

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Forecast
Partly Cloudy
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T-storms
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Partly Sunny
Partly Sunny
T-storms
Temp (°F) 86° 89° 84° 90° 89° 88° 87° 81°
RealFeel® 103° 105° 101° 109° 104° 101° 96° 87°
Humidity 68% 60% 82% 66% 66% 65% 66% 84%
   
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Rain
 
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Snow
 
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  12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm 6pm 7pm
Wind (mph) 4 SE 5 ESE 5 ESE 6 ESE 6 ESE 6 ESE 5 SSW 4 WSW
UV Index 5 7 6 5 4 3 1 0
Cloud Cover 62% 46% 46% 46% 46% 46% 46% 46%
Dew Point 74° 73° 78° 78° 76° 75° 74° 76°
Middle Grid line 95 F Middle Grid line 90 F Middle Grid line 85 F Middle Grid line 80 F

Temperature History - Jul 23

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  Today Normal Record 7/23/2015
High 90° 84° 99° (1914) 85°
Low 76° 64° 51° (1947) 63°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:37 AM with 14:42 of sunlight, then sets at 8:19 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:36 PM with 12:10 of moolight, then sets at 10:46 AM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Gradual cooldown to bring relief from stifling conditions in the central US

July 23, 2016; 1:05 PM ET

Those looking for a break from the heat across the central United States will be in luck as a slow cooldown is in store starting this weekend. more >

Which Reigns Supreme: Skiing in the East or West?

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Radar & Satellite

48 Hour Precipitation Forecast

Sat. Ski Weather