Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1948
1-Month
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1915
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1947
Jul–Aug 1948
2-Month
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1915
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1936
Ties: 1896, 1925
Jun–Aug 1948
3-Month
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1915
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1936
Ties: 1966, 1977, 1978, 1986, 2001
May–Aug 1948
4-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1915
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1934, 1936
Ties: 1908, 1909, 1968, 1969
Apr–Aug 1948
5-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1907
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1934
Ties: 1906, 1919, 1983, 2019
Mar–Aug 1948
6-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904, 1950, 1960
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1895, 1908, 1976
Feb–Aug 1948
7-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1898, 1913, 1935, 1945, 1985, 2009
Jan–Aug 1948
8-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904, 1912
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1928, 1968, 1980, 2009, 2013
Dec 1947–Aug 1948
9-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1943, 1959, 1966, 1968, 1993
Nov 1947–Aug 1948
10-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1904
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1945
Oct 1947–Aug 1948
11-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1916, 1923, 1943, 1947, 1973, 1975, 2008
Sep 1947–Aug 1948
12-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1900, 1916, 1930, 1959, 1973, 1985
Mar 1947–Aug 1948
18-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1903, 1915, 1928, 1959, 1966, 1971, 1980, 1985
Sep 1946–Aug 1948
24-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1905
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1909, 1993, 1996
Sep 1945–Aug 1948
36-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1966, 1973, 2016
Sep 1944–Aug 1948
48-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1905
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2019
Sep 1943–Aug 1948
60-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1906
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1953

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/