Climate at a Glance

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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2006
Ties: 1974
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
5.3°F
(2.9°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
4.7°F
(2.7°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2002
Ties: 2006
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2006
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1999, 2006
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2006
Ties: 1988, 2007, 2011
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1999
Ties: 2000
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1997
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1999
Ties: 1964, 1976, 2019
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 1987, 2009
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1980, 2015
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2000
Ties: 1978, 1979
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1981
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2001, 2008
Ties: 1963, 1970
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1980
-- -- 2002
Ties: 2013, 2014, 2015
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1981
-- -- 2003
Ties: 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/