Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 8. Southwest

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1951
1-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917, 1924
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1900, 1937, 2017
Apr–May 1951
2-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1896
Ties: 1898, 1976
Mar–May 1951
3-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1960
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1920, 1940, 1958, 1969
Feb–May 1951
4-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1978
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1969, 1983
Jan–May 1951
5-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1978
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1906, 1948, 2008
Dec 1950–May 1951
6-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1978
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1917, 1958, 1961, 1980
Nov 1950–May 1951
7-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1978
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 2014
Oct 1950–May 1951
8-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1978
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1968
Sep 1950–May 1951
9-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1978
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Aug 1950–May 1951
10-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1978
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Jul 1950–May 1951
11-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Jun 1950–May 1951
12-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904, 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Dec 1949–May 1951
18-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1979
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1929, 1961, 1977, 1985
Jun 1949–May 1951
24-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1905, 1978
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1929, 1930, 1959, 1963, 1977, 1983
Jun 1948–May 1951
36-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1979
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1908, 1926, 1929, 1964, 1995
Jun 1947–May 1951
48-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1980
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1909, 1915, 1927, 1953, 1966, 1977
Jun 1946–May 1951
60-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1979, 1980, 1981
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1935, 2019
Ties: 1902, 1912, 1914, 1916, 1928, 1929, 1952, 1960, 1966, 1968, 1977, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/