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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2012

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2012
1-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2006
Dec 2011–Jan 2012
2-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
6.3°F
(3.5°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Nov 2011–Jan 2012
3-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
5.5°F
(3.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Oct 2011–Jan 2012
4-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Sep 2011–Jan 2012
5-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2016
Aug 2011–Jan 2012
6-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2002, 2016
Jul 2011–Jan 2012
7-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jun 2011–Jan 2012
8-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2006
Ties: 2017
May 2011–Jan 2012
9-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2006
Apr 2011–Jan 2012
10-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2006
Ties: 1989
Mar 2011–Jan 2012
11-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2017
Ties: 1988
Feb 2011–Jan 2012
12-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1997
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 1999
Aug 2010–Jan 2012
18-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Feb 2010–Jan 2012
24-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1980
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2000
Feb 2009–Jan 2012
36-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1981
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2008
Feb 2008–Jan 2012
48-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1980
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2002
Ties: 1993, 2000, 2004
Feb 2007–Jan 2012
60-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1981
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2003
Ties: 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/