Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 4. Central

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2018
Ties: 1921
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1907
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1977
Ties: 1972, 1982, 2009
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1960
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1895, 1990
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1960
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978, 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 2018
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1989
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 2008
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1900, 1916, 1929, 1959, 1989, 1993, 2003
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1903, 1937, 1961, 1967, 1989, 2001
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012, 2017
Ties: 1909, 1911, 1986
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1989, 2011
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1990
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1914, 2011
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1991, 2001, 2005
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1905
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 2001
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1905
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 2000, 2006
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1905, 1906
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2002, 2019
Ties: 1936, 1958, 1989, 2000, 2005, 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/