Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 3. West

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1983
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 2000
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1931
Ties: 1896, 1922, 1988
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Ties: 1899
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Ties: 1946
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Ties: 2001
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Ties: 1921, 1971
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Ties: 1900, 2018
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Ties: 1900, 1954
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2012
Ties: 1941, 1987
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 1987
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Ties: 1922
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1935, 1992, 2011
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2017
Ties: 1936, 1948, 1957, 1987, 1989, 1991
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1934
Ties: 1944
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1934
Ties: 1931, 1932, 1939, 1955, 2004, 2012, 2013, 2016

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 21, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/