Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 2. Northeast

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1977
Ties: 1996, 2008
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1896, 1977
Ties: 1925, 1944
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1926
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2009
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904, 1947
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1942
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1898, 1925, 1942, 1983
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1933
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1990
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 2018
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1909, 1938, 1946, 1986
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1938, 1941, 2008
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1949, 2010
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1938, 1957, 2003, 2018
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905, 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1897, 1938, 1957
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1901, 1941, 1943, 1972, 2009
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Ties: 1914, 1961, 1971
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2001
Ties: 1904, 1979
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1908
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Ties: 1919, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/