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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1961
1-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1981, 1994, 2017
Feb–Mar 1961
2-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1978
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Mar 1961
3-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
21st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1960–Mar 1961
4-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1978, 1979, 2014
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1997, 2018
Nov 1960–Mar 1961
5-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 2014
27th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1975
Oct 1960–Mar 1961
6-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 2014
25th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2018
Sep 1960–Mar 1961
7-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2007
Aug 1960–Mar 1961
8-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1972, 2004, 2007, 2008
Jul 1960–Mar 1961
9-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
25th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1972, 1981, 1988, 2018
Jun 1960–Mar 1961
10-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
31st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2003
May 1960–Mar 1961
11-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
31st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2004
Apr 1960–Mar 1961
12-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
28th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1959–Mar 1961
18-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
43rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1964, 2010
Apr 1959–Mar 1961
24-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest to Date 2015
32nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2000
Ties: 2004
Apr 1958–Mar 1961
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2000
Apr 1957–Mar 1961
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1980
-- -- 2002
Apr 1956–Mar 1961
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1981
-- -- 2002

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/