Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1968
1-Month
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1915
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1947
Ties: 1922, 1940, 1956
Jul–Aug 1968
2-Month
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1915
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1936
Ties: 1897, 1922, 1939, 1942
Jun–Aug 1968
3-Month
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1915
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1936
Ties: 1895, 1939, 1975
May–Aug 1968
4-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1915
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1934, 1936
Ties: 1908, 1909, 1948, 1969
Apr–Aug 1968
5-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1934
Ties: 1905, 2003
Mar–Aug 1968
6-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904, 1950, 1960
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1957, 1980, 2015
Feb–Aug 1968
7-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1910, 1927, 1984
Jan–Aug 1968
8-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904, 1912
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1928, 1948, 1980, 2009, 2013
Dec 1967–Aug 1968
9-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1943, 1948, 1959, 1966, 1993
Nov 1967–Aug 1968
10-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1904
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1897, 1950, 2008
Oct 1967–Aug 1968
11-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1945, 1962, 1965, 1967, 2009
Sep 1967–Aug 1968
12-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1910, 1967, 1969
Mar 1967–Aug 1968
18-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1904
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1902, 1910, 1920, 1977, 1994, 2015
Sep 1966–Aug 1968
24-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1905
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1900, 1963, 1969, 1982, 1994
Sep 1965–Aug 1968
36-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1979
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1903, 1929, 1982
Sep 1964–Aug 1968
48-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1905
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1900, 1913, 1915, 1926, 1962
Sep 1963–Aug 1968
60-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1906
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2020
Ties: 1914, 1917, 1951, 1966, 1984, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/