Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1996
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1896
Ties: 1905, 1913, 1939, 1946, 1956, 1975, 1978
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1960
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1965
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978, 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1927, 1974, 1981
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 2003, 2011, 2019
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904, 1978
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1900, 1913, 1923, 1927, 1944, 2009
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1901, 1906
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1930
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1910
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1924, 1958, 1959, 1975, 1980
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1979
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2017
Ties: 1936, 1951, 1963
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1905
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2017
Ties: 1980
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1979
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1926, 1961, 1963, 1969, 2015
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1980
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2019
Ties: 1901, 1910, 1960, 1964, 1965, 1972, 1973
Jun 1947–May 1952
60-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1906, 1907, 1908, 1981
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2002
Ties: 1911, 1917, 1931, 1960, 1967, 1968, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/