Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1956
1-Month
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1915
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1947
Ties: 1922, 1940, 1968
Jul–Aug 1956
2-Month
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1915
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1936
Ties: 1908, 2000
Jun–Aug 1956
3-Month
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1915
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1936
Ties: 1898, 1964, 2019
May–Aug 1956
4-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1915
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1934, 1936
Ties: 1931, 1993, 2001
Apr–Aug 1956
5-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1934
Ties: 1916, 1981, 1985
Mar–Aug 1956
6-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904, 1950, 1960
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1898, 1974, 2003
Feb–Aug 1956
7-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Jan–Aug 1956
8-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904, 1912
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1959, 1974
Dec 1955–Aug 1956
9-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1898, 1909, 1937, 1975
Nov 1955–Aug 1956
10-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1906, 1910, 1965, 1967, 2003
Oct 1955–Aug 1956
11-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Sep 1955–Aug 1956
12-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1943
Mar 1955–Aug 1956
18-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1923, 1986
Sep 1954–Aug 1956
24-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1921, 1923, 1943, 1949, 1953
Sep 1953–Aug 1956
36-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1979
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1954, 1988
Sep 1952–Aug 1956
48-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1905
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1957
Sep 1951–Aug 1956
60-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1906
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2020
Ties: 2001, 2005, 2010, 2016, 2018

Citing This Page

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