National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

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 - 2019/2020***

 

18.3 1903 - 1904                   25.3 1996 - 1997                    28.8 1926 - 1927
18.4 1978 - 1979   25.4 1899 - 1900                     28.8 1933 - 1934
18.8 2013 - 2014   25.4 1963 - 1964   28.9 1921 - 1922
19.0 1892 - 1893   25.8 1945 - 1946   28.9 1937 - 1938
19.0 1976 - 1977   25.9 1883 - 1884   28.9 1948 - 1949
19.1 1977 - 1978   26.2 1980 - 1981   29.0 1906 - 1907
19.2 1962 - 1963   26.3 1876 - 1877   29.1 1936 - 1937
19.5 1981 - 1982   26.3 1970 - 1971   29.1 1940 - 1941
19.8 1935 - 1936   26.3 1979 - 1980   29.1 1975 - 1976
20.5 1872 - 1873   26.4 1964 - 1965   29.1 2005 - 2006
20.6 1904 - 1905   26.4 1992 - 1993   29.2 1912 - 1913
21.0 1917 - 1918   26.4 2003 - 2004   29.2 1949 - 1950
21.2 1874 - 1875   26.5 1966 - 1967   29.3 1910 - 1911
21.3 1985 - 1986   26.5 1973 - 1974   29.3 1943 - 1944
21.4 1887 - 1888   26.6 1988 - 1989   29.4 1907 - 1908
21.7 1898 - 1899   26.6 2006 - 2007   29.4 1923 - 1924
21.8 1983 - 1984   26.7 2018 - 2019   29.5 1938 - 1939
21.9 1882 - 1883   26.8 1990 - 1991   29.5 1941 - 1942
21.9 1984 - 1985   26.9 1939 - 1940   29.6 2012 - 2013
22.0 1919 - 1920   26.9 1957 - 1958   29.8 1890 - 1891
22.2 1884 - 1885   26.9 1968 - 1969   29.8 1999 - 2000
22.2 2000 - 2001   26.9 2017 - 2018   29.9 1959 - 1960
22.3 1894 - 1895   27.0 1946 - 1947   30.1 1913 - 1914
22.3 1958 - 1959   27.1 1888 - 1889   30.1 1986 - 1987
22.4 2008 - 2009   27.1 1897 - 1898   30.2 1873 - 1874
22.5 1886 - 1887   27.1 1924 - 1925   30.4 1998 - 1999
22.6 1993 - 1994   27.2 1934 - 1935   30.6 1932 - 1933
22.8 1880 - 1881   27.2 1967 - 1968   30.6 1991 - 1992
22.9 1911 - 1912   27.5 1925 - 1926   30.6 2016 - 2017
23.0 2014 - 2015   27.5 1927 - 1928   30.7 1905 - 1906
23.1 2010 - 2011   27.5 1965 - 1966   30.8 1908 - 1909
23.3 1901 - 1902   27.5 1989 - 1990   30.9 1982 - 1983
23.3 1916 - 1917   27.6 1914 - 1915   31.1 1952 - 1953
23.3 1944 - 1945   27.6 1915 - 1916   31.3 2015 - 2016
23.3 1961 - 1962   27.6 1960 - 1961   31.4 2019 - 2020
23.5 1950 - 1951   27.7 1895 - 1896   32.3 1953 - 1954
23.8 1928 - 1929   27.7 1922 - 1923   32.4 1930 - 1931
24.0 1878 - 1879   27.8 1896 - 1897   32.5 2001 - 2002
24.0 1909 - 1910   27.9 1885 - 1886   32.8 1920 - 1921
24.2 1969 - 1970   27.9 1955 - 1956   32.8 2011 - 2012
24.4 1900 - 1901   28.0 1972 - 1973   33.1 1918 - 1919
24.5 1942 - 1943   28.2 1971 - 1972   33.2 1997 - 1998
24.8 1947 - 1948   28.3 1956 - 1957   33.6 1875 - 1876
24.8 2007 - 2008   28.4 1891 - 1892   34.6 1889 - 1890
24.9 1987 - 1988   28.4 1994 - 1995   35.1 1881 - 1882
25.0 2002 - 2003   28.5 1954 - 1955   35.2 1879 - 1880
25.0 2009 - 2010   28.6 1929 - 1930   35.7 1931 - 1932
25.1 1902 - 1903   28.6 1951 - 1952   37.2 1877 - 1878
25.2 1995 - 1996   28.6 2004 - 2005          
25.3 1893 - 1894   28.7 1974 - 1975