Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1960
1-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1909
Apr–May 1960
2-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1907
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1896
Ties: 1908, 1936, 2013
Mar–May 1960
3-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1960
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Feb–May 1960
4-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Jan–May 1960
5-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1978, 1979
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Dec 1959–May 1960
6-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1910, 1926, 1943
Nov 1959–May 1960
7-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1902, 1917, 1996
Oct 1959–May 1960
8-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904, 1978
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1977
Sep 1959–May 1960
9-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1902, 1926, 1970, 1984
Aug 1959–May 1960
10-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1940, 1994, 1996, 1997
Jul 1959–May 1960
11-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Jun 1959–May 1960
12-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1929, 1994
Dec 1958–May 1960
18-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1912, 1968, 1971
Jun 1958–May 1960
24-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1968
Jun 1957–May 1960
36-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1979
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1899, 1912, 1913, 1971
Jun 1956–May 1960
48-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1980
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1901, 1910, 1952, 1964, 1965, 1972, 1973
Jun 1955–May 1960
60-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1906, 1907, 1908, 1981
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2002
Ties: 1911, 1917, 1931, 1952, 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 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/