Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 3. West

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1924
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1925, 2008
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1907
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1896
Ties: 1940, 1953, 2020
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1964, 2001, 2007
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1925, 1944, 1952, 1988
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1906
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1937, 1947, 1959, 1967, 2009
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1944, 1986
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1902, 2019
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1924, 1947
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1907, 1937, 1965, 1977
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1897, 1902, 1909, 1920, 1964
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1908, 1964, 1975, 2010, 2011
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1935
Ties: 1902, 1912, 1913, 1927, 1929
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1906, 1907, 1979
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1935
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1918, 1929, 1930

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/