Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1973
1-Month
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1915
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1947
Jul–Aug 1973
2-Month
74.9°F
(23.8°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1915
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1936
Ties: 1928, 1933, 1944, 1952
Jun–Aug 1973
3-Month
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1915
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1936
Ties: 1940, 1957
May–Aug 1973
4-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1915
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934, 1936
Ties: 1902, 1978, 1982, 2014
Apr–Aug 1973
5-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Ties: 1923, 1994
Mar–Aug 1973
6-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904, 1950, 1960
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1999, 2018
Feb–Aug 1973
7-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1931
Jan–Aug 1973
8-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904, 1912
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1919, 1930
Dec 1972–Aug 1973
9-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1913, 1946, 1957, 2004, 2018
Nov 1972–Aug 1973
10-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1935, 1974, 2013
Oct 1972–Aug 1973
11-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1916, 1923, 1943, 1947, 1948, 1975, 2008
Sep 1972–Aug 1973
12-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1900, 1916, 1930, 1948, 1959, 1985
Mar 1972–Aug 1973
18-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1906, 1950, 1990
Sep 1971–Aug 1973
24-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1938, 1957, 1974, 1998, 2010
Sep 1970–Aug 1973
36-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1948, 1966, 2016
Sep 1969–Aug 1973
48-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1909, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1966, 1984
Sep 1968–Aug 1973
60-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1906
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1910, 1913, 1915, 1916, 1921, 1965, 1967

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/