Climate at a Glance

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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2009

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2009
1-Month
16.3°F
(-8.7°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
-8.2°F
(-4.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2006
Dec 2008–Jan 2009
2-Month
19.8°F
(-6.8°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
-6.7°F
(-3.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2002
Ties: 1982
Nov 2008–Jan 2009
3-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2002
Oct 2008–Jan 2009
4-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2002
Sep 2008–Jan 2009
5-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2002
Ties: 1986
Aug 2008–Jan 2009
6-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2002
Ties: 1997
Jul 2008–Jan 2009
7-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2002
Ties: 1962, 1993
Jun 2008–Jan 2009
8-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2006
Ties: 1965
May 2008–Jan 2009
9-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2006
Apr 2008–Jan 2009
10-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2006
Mar 2008–Jan 2009
11-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1999
Ties: 2015
Feb 2008–Jan 2009
12-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1999
Aug 2007–Jan 2009
18-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1993
Feb 2007–Jan 2009
24-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1980
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000
Feb 2006–Jan 2009
36-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1981
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2001
Ties: 2005
Feb 2005–Jan 2009
48-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1980
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2002
Ties: 2006
Feb 2004–Jan 2009
60-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1981
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2003
Ties: 1992

Citing This Page

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