Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 6. West Southwest

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1924
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896
Ties: 1944, 1969, 2011, 2019
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1939, 1948, 1992, 1999, 2018
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1910, 1948
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1909, 1983, 1985
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1922, 1957, 1985
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1967, 1981, 2010
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1919
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1976
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1987, 2007
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1934, 1937
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 2004, 2011
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1940, 1946, 1953, 1973, 1986
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1909, 1910, 1911, 1925, 1951, 1994
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1899, 1926, 1928, 1961, 1962, 1968
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906, 1907, 1908
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1957
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1913, 1918, 1930, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/