• Today

    Apr 1

    70°Lo 53°

    Sunny and warmer

    Excellent for biking
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      31 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Apr 2

    64°Lo 43°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Fair for biking
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
  • Fri

    Apr 3

    48°Lo 25°

    Rain, then snow late; colder

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Apr 4

    53°Lo 37°

    Sunshine and breezy

    Fair for biking
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      33 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 5

    58°Lo 42°

    A morning shower or two

    Good for biking
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    more
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A couple of showers and thunderstorms 61° Lo 55° RealFeel® 60° / 44°

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  • Precipitation: 60%
  • Rain: 0.23 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 77%
  • Cloud Cover: 94%
  • Dew Point: 52° F
  • Visibility: 8 mi
14 mph

Temperature History - Apr 2

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 4/2/2014
High 64° 55° 83° (2003) 49°
Low 43° 35° 22° (2013) 32°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:35 AM with 12:44 of sunlight, then sets at 7:19 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:51 PM with 12:16 of moolight, then sets at 6:07 AM

Plainfield Weather Report

Chicago: Mild, Wet Week Ahead

April 1, 2015; 10:00 AM ET

Though it will be a mild week for the Chicago area, thunderstorms, showers and even the chance for snow loom late in 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.