Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1972
1-Month
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1978
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Jan–Feb 1972
2-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1903
Dec 1971–Feb 1972
3-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1932
Ties: 1897, 1922, 1924
Nov 1971–Feb 1972
4-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1932
Ties: 1923, 1924, 1955
Oct 1971–Feb 1972
5-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1932
Sep 1971–Feb 1972
6-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1932
Aug 1971–Feb 1972
7-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1932
Jul 1971–Feb 1972
8-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1932
Ties: 1898, 1923, 1953, 1957, 1995
Jun 1971–Feb 1972
9-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
May 1971–Feb 1972
10-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1932
Ties: 1915, 1988, 1995, 1998, 2011
Apr 1971–Feb 1972
11-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1932
Ties: 1919, 1949, 1956, 1957, 1983
Mar 1971–Feb 1972
12-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1915, 1960
Sep 1970–Feb 1972
18-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1973, 1976
Mar 1970–Feb 1972
24-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1920, 1948, 1984, 1991
Mar 1969–Feb 1972
36-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1918, 1979
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013, 2018
Ties: 1899, 1917, 1960, 1995, 2016
Mar 1968–Feb 1972
48-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1901, 1903, 1912, 1977, 1985, 1996
Mar 1967–Feb 1972
60-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1935, 2002
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1912, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/