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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1968

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1968
1-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1960
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Mar 1968
2-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1978
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Jan–Mar 1968
3-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1979
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1989, 2018
Dec 1967–Mar 1968
4-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 2010
Nov 1967–Mar 1968
5-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1978, 2014
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1961
Oct 1967–Mar 1968
6-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Sep 1967–Mar 1968
7-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1977
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 2011
Aug 1967–Mar 1968
8-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1975
Jul 1967–Mar 1968
9-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1960
Jun 1967–Mar 1968
10-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1960
May 1967–Mar 1968
11-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1975
Apr 1967–Mar 1968
12-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1980
Oct 1966–Mar 1968
18-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1993
Apr 1966–Mar 1968
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1978
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2000, 2017
Ties: 1962, 1985
Apr 1965–Mar 1968
36-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1984, 1994, 1996, 1997
Apr 1964–Mar 1968
48-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1980
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
Ties: 1971, 1985
Apr 1963–Mar 1968
60-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1981
32nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2002

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/