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Illinois, Climate Division 2. Northeast

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1977
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1896, 1977
Ties: 1897, 1923, 1928, 1967
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1926
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1941, 1994
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904, 1947
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1954, 1964
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 2002
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1946, 1985
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1896, 1911, 1925, 1988
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1988
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1900, 1909, 1946, 1988, 2011
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1903, 1915, 1933, 1946, 1986, 2019
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1903, 1906, 1923, 1928, 1961, 1969, 1986, 2001
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1946, 1958, 1961, 1965, 1967, 1983
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1949, 1965, 1996, 2010
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2000
Ties: 1949, 1958, 1966
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2001
Ties: 1911, 1914, 1931, 1951, 1964, 1966, 1972
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1908
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Ties: 1911, 1926, 1947, 1951, 1953, 1960, 1961, 1964, 1965, 1967, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/