Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 2. Northeast

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1977
Ties: 1895
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896, 1977
Ties: 1905, 1956, 1957, 1975, 2008
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1926
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1979
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 1904, 1947
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1996
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1950, 1961
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1950, 1958, 1969
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1898, 1938
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1896, 1949, 2018
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1957, 2013
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1909, 1935, 1948
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1941, 1949, 2008, 2010
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1918
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1996
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1901, 1941, 1943, 1981, 2009
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2000
Ties: 1899, 1908, 1931, 1938, 1951, 1962, 1967, 1969, 1982
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2001
Ties: 1911, 1914, 1931, 1951, 1964, 1966, 1973
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1908
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Ties: 1910, 1931, 1966, 1969

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/