Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 3. West

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1983
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1986
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 2000
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1931
Ties: 1902, 1915, 1930, 1964
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1931
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1931
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1931
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1931
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1931
Ties: 1900
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1931
Ties: 2001
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1931
Ties: 1971, 1988, 1991, 2006
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1918, 1988, 1999
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1913
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1911, 2015, 2020
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1933, 1948, 2011
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 2001
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1940, 2001, 2013
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1905
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1934
Ties: 1941, 1955, 2019
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1905
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 1934
Ties: 2019, 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 30, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/