Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1917
1-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-6.3°F
(-3.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2018
Apr–May 1917
2-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1896
Mar–May 1917
3-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest to Date 1960
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1950
Feb–May 1917
4-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1978
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Jan–May 1917
5-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1978, 1979
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1905
Dec 1916–May 1917
6-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1978
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Nov 1916–May 1917
7-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1904
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1902, 1960, 1996
Oct 1916–May 1917
8-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1904, 1978
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1905, 1940, 1984
Sep 1916–May 1917
9-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1904
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1996
Aug 1916–May 1917
10-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1904
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1902, 1926, 1963, 1970
Jul 1916–May 1917
11-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1904
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1916, 1924, 1994
Jun 1916–May 1917
12-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1904
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1997
Dec 1915–May 1917
18-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1979
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1916
Jun 1915–May 1917
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1905
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1906, 1913
Jun 1914–May 1917
36-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1979
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2018
Ties: 1901, 1930, 1962, 1968, 1981
Jun 1913–May 1917
48-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1980
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2019
Ties: 1903, 1915, 1959, 1984, 1985
Jun 1912–May 1917
60-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1906, 1907, 1908, 1981
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2020
Ties: 1911, 1931, 1952, 1960, 1967, 1968, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/