Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 8. Southwest

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1907
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1896
Ties: 1911, 1917, 1956, 1979
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1926, 1960
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1905, 1942
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1953
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 2004
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1898, 1930, 1943, 1952, 1985, 2008
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899, 1978
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1913
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1933
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1917, 1959
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1897, 1913, 1924, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1944, 1947, 1959, 1994
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2017
Ties: 1911
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2017
Ties: 1963, 1994, 2001
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1897
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1898, 1920, 1921, 1950, 1967, 1990, 1993
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1925, 1945, 2016
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1928, 1931, 1951, 1960, 1984, 1997
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980, 1981
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1909, 1912, 1919, 1930, 1965, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/