Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 1. Northwest

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1977
Ties: 1955
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1977
Ties: 1933, 1957
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1956, 1967, 1989
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1947
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1943
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1950, 1961
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1910, 1950
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1925, 2013
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1938, 1981, 1985
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1946
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1953, 1956, 2008
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1957, 1983, 2003
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1943, 1946, 1986, 2019
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1901, 1958, 1977, 1996
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1918, 1979
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2000
Ties: 1900, 1910, 1925, 1951, 1967, 1969, 1997
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2001, 2002, 2007
Ties: 1901, 1909, 1914, 1915, 1966, 1973
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907, 1908
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Ties: 1903, 1917, 1921, 1952, 1953, 1960, 1961, 1964, 1966, 1978, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/