Climate at a Glance

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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2005

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1958-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2005
1-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1963
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Nov–Dec 2005
2-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Oct–Dec 2005
3-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1986
Sep–Dec 2005
4-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Aug–Dec 2005
5-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1998, 2015
Jul–Dec 2005
6-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1976
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1998
Ties: 1999
Jun–Dec 2005
7-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1998
May–Dec 2005
8-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1976
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1998
Ties: 2018
Apr–Dec 2005
9-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1998
Ties: 2007
Mar–Dec 2005
10-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1976
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1998
Ties: 1999, 2001, 2011, 2015
Feb–Dec 2005
11-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1972
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1998
Ties: 2017
Jan–Dec 2005
12-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1972
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1998
Jul 2004–Dec 2005
18-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1977, 1978
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1998
Jan 2004–Dec 2005
24-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1979
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1999
Ties: 2016
Jan 2003–Dec 2005
36-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1980
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2000
Ties: 1989, 2011
Jan 2002–Dec 2005
48-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1979
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2001
Ties: 1990
Jan 2001–Dec 2005
60-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1980
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/