Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 2. Northeast

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1907
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1977
Ties: 1928
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1907
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1896, 1977
Ties: 1905, 1957, 1972, 1975, 2008
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1926
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1989, 1993, 2019
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904, 1947
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1932, 1944, 2003
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1928, 1968
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1937, 1958, 1977
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1923, 1929, 1958, 1959, 2019
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1901, 1927, 1930, 1937
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1913, 1933, 1935, 1937
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1900, 1911, 1957, 2003, 2018
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1909
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905, 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1945
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1923, 1939, 1989
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1918
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2000
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1907
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2001
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1908
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2002
Ties: 1936, 2011, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/