Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 8. Southwest

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917, 1924
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1896
Ties: 1944, 1954, 2000
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1960
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 2009
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1903, 1952, 1995
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1956
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1941
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1903, 1908, 1914
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1946, 1986, 1987
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1954, 1972, 1992, 2020
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1954, 1974, 2002
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1904, 1918
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1939, 1991
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1935, 2020
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1905, 1978
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1956, 2008
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1924, 1941, 1950, 2003, 2010, 2011
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1980
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2019
Ties: 1924, 1932, 1937, 1940, 2015
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979, 1980, 1981
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1923, 1938, 1939, 1958, 1992, 2000, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/