National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Severe Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Expected From Ohio Valley To Interior Northeast

Scattered to numerous severe thunderstorms are expected from the Ohio Valley to western New England this afternoon and evening ahead of a strong cold front. Widespread damaging winds and a few tornadoes are possible, mainly over parts of New York into Pennsylvania. In addition, these storms may contain heavy rainfall that could lead to flash flooding. Read More >

Chicago Seasonal Temperature, Precipitation, and Snow Rankings

Temperature: Spring Summer Fall Winter
Precipitation: Spring Summer Fall Winter
Snow: Spring   Fall Winter

CHICAGO WINTER TEMPERATURE RANKINGS
WINTER (DECEMBER - FEBRUARY)

Seasonal Mean Temperature
Normal 26.4 degrees

***Smallest to Greatest Official Chicago Temperature Data from 1872 - 2015/2016***

 

1903-1904 18.3   1995-1996 25.2   2004-2005 28.6
1978-1979 18.4   1893-1894 25.3   1974-1975 28.7
2013-2014 18.8   1996-1997 25.3   1926-1927 28.8
1892-1893 19.0   1899-1900 25.4   1933-1934 28.8
1976-1977 19.0   1963-1964 25.4   1921-1922 28.9
1977-1978 19.1   1945-1946 25.8   1937-1938 28.9
1962-1963 19.2   1883-1884 25.9   1948-1949 28.9
1981-1982 19.5   1980-1981 26.2   1906-1907 29.0
1935-1936 19.8   1970-1971 26.3   1936-1937 29.1
1872-1873 20.5   1979-1980 26.3   1940-1941 29.1
1904-1905 20.6   1876-1877 26.4   1975-1976 29.1
1917-1918 21.0   1964-1965 26.4   2005-2006 29.1
1874-1875 21.2   1992-1993 26.4   1912-1913 29.2
1985-1986 21.3   2003-2004 26.4   1949-1950 29.2
1887-1888 21.4   1966-1967 26.5   1907-1908 29.3
1898-1899 21.7   1973-1974 26.5   1910-1911 29.3
1882-1883 21.8   1988-1989 26.6   1943-1944 29.3
1983-1984 21.8   2006-2007 26.6   1923-1924 29.5
1984-1985 21.9   1990-1991 26.8   1938-1939 29.5
1919-1920 22.0   1939-1940 26.9   1941-1942 29.5
1884-1885 22.2   1957-1958 26.9   2012-2013 29.6
2000-2001 22.2   1968-1969 26.9   1890-1891 29.8
1894-1895 22.3   1946-1947 27.0   1999-2000 29.8
1958-1959 22.3   1888-1889 27.1   1959-1960 29.9
2008-2009 22.4   1897-1898 27.1   1913-1914 30.1
1886-1887 22.5   1924-1925 27.2   1986-1987 30.1
1993-1994 22.6   1934-1935 27.2   1873-1874 30.2
1880-1881 22.8   1967-1968 27.2   1998-1999 30.4
1911-1912 22.9   1927-1928 27.5   1932-1933 30.6
2014-2015 23.0   1965-1966 27.5   1991-1992 30.6
2010-2011 23.1   1989-1990 27.5   1905-1906 30.7
1961-1962 23.3   1914-1915 27.6   1908-1909 30.8
1901-1902 23.4   1915-1916 27.6   1982-1983 30.9
1916-1917 23.4   1925-1926 27.6   1952-1953 31.1
1944-1945 23.4   1960-1961 27.6   2015-2016 31.3
1950-1951 23.5   1895-1896 27.7   1953-1954 32.3
1928-1929 23.8   1922-1923 27.7   1930-1931 32.4
1878-1879 24.1   1896-1897 27.8   2001-2002 32.5
1909-1910 24.1   1885-1886 27.9   1920-1921 32.8
1969-1970 24.2   1955-1956 27.9   2011-2012 32.8
1900-1901 24.4   1972-1973 28.0   1918-1919 33.1
1942-1943 24.5   1971-1972 28.2   1997-1998 33.2
1947-1948 24.8   1956-1957 28.3   1875-1876 33.6
2007-2008 24.8   1891-1892 28.4   1889-1890 34.7
1987-1988 24.9   1994-1995 28.4   1879-1880 35.2
2002-2003 25.0   1954-1955 28.5   1881-1882 35.2
2009-2010 25.0   1929-1930 28.6   1931-1932 35.7
1902-1903 25.2   1951-1952 28.6   1877-1878 37.2