Home

2018 Illinois Climate Recap

 A Climatologic Review: 2018 Now that 2019 is well underway, lets take a moment to reflect back on the climate averages and departures from 2018. Note:  Data are provisional and ...
Read More

Warm and Stormy December for Illinois

In contrast to November, December 2018 finished warmer than the long term average, was lacking in major winter storms, and brought a historic late season severe weather outbreak. The statewide ...
Read More

Cold, Snowy November in Illinois

It was a cold and snowy November in Illinois. The statewide average temperature for November was  35.2°F, which is an impressive 7.3°F below normal, ranking November 2018 as the 8th ...
Read More

Heat, Frost, Snow, and Rain – Just a Typical October in Illinois

I love the weather in Illinois - hardly ever a dull moment.  This October we experienced days in the 90s, the first fall frost, the first snow of the season, ...
Read More

NOAA Outlook for Winter in Illinois

Today, NOAA released the official outlook for winter (December-February).  Not much to report for Illinois.  The northern third of the state has a slightly increased chance of a warmer than ...
Read More