Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 6. West Southwest

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1924
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1900, 1950, 1951
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1896
Ties: 1993
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1960
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1914, 1933, 1968
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1918, 1964, 1990, 2007
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1964, 2007
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1946
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012
Ties: 1955
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1925, 1950, 1983, 1985, 2018
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1934
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1896, 1931, 1934, 1949
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1898, 1946, 1964, 2018
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1914, 1922, 1976, 1998, 2007
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1940, 1946, 1972, 1973, 1986
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1908, 1927, 1961, 1962, 1977, 1996
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1980
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2019
Ties: 1911, 1983, 1985
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1906, 1907, 1908
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1957
Ties: 1926, 1947, 1960, 1966, 1967, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/