Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, September 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 2020
1-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1925, 1933
Ties: 1914, 1946, 1952, 1956
Aug–Sep 2020
2-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1967
86th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1936
Ties: 1923, 1934, 1943, 1969, 2006, 2011, 2012, 2014
Jul–Sep 2020
3-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1967
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1936
Ties: 1940
Jun–Sep 2020
4-Month
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1915, 1924
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1936
Ties: 1943
May–Sep 2020
5-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1924
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1936
Ties: 1943, 1949, 2013, 2017
Apr–Sep 2020
6-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2010
Ties: 1905, 1916, 1943, 1971, 1973, 1981
Mar–Sep 2020
7-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1924
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1905, 1942, 1983
Feb–Sep 2020
8-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1939, 1990
Jan–Sep 2020
9-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904, 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1919, 1932, 1952
Dec 2019–Sep 2020
10-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1931, 1934, 2006
Nov 2019–Sep 2020
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Oct 2019–Sep 2020
12-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1942, 1976
Apr 2019–Sep 2020
18-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904, 1918
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1992, 2013
Oct 2018–Sep 2020
24-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 1998
Oct 2017–Sep 2020
36-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 1922, 2005, 2021
Oct 2016–Sep 2020
48-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1905
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Oct 2015–Sep 2020
60-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1906
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

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