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Springfield, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1940
1-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1977
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1960
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1907, 1950
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1960, 1978
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1902, 1920, 1958
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-6.4°F
(-3.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1978
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904, 1978
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1905
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1902
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 2014
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1970, 1996
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1970
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1906, 1910, 1960, 1970
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1902, 1982, 1997
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1977
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1985, 1990, 1996
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905, 1906
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1950, 1966
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1906
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1941, 1975, 1976
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1928 1906
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1924, 1965, 1984, 1986

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/