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
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2006
Ties: 2018
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
5.3°F
(2.9°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
4.8°F
(2.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2002
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2006
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2006
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2006
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1999
Ties: 2018
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1999
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 1976, 1990
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1980
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2000
Ties: 1970
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1981
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2001
Ties: 1980, 1982
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 October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/