Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 5. East

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1955
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1977
Ties: 2021
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1957
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1969, 1994, 2013, 2021
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1981, 1986, 2019
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1903
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1949, 1974, 2020
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1995
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1934, 1981
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1935, 1949, 1995, 2013, 2021
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1923, 1990, 1995
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1943, 1975, 1976, 1985, 1998, 2009
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1906
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1898, 1931, 1938, 1983, 1997
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1931, 1983, 1984, 1996
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1906, 1908
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1900, 1911, 1921, 1927, 1964, 1969, 1978, 1983

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/