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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1969

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1969
1-Month
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2006
Dec 1968–Jan 1969
2-Month
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Ties: 1985
Nov 1968–Jan 1969
3-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Oct 1968–Jan 1969
4-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
Ties: 1981
Sep 1968–Jan 1969
5-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Aug 1968–Jan 1969
6-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
Jul 1968–Jan 1969
7-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
Ties: 1961, 1984
Jun 1968–Jan 1969
8-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2006
Ties: 1985, 2004
May 1968–Jan 1969
9-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1999
Ties: 1978, 2004
Apr 1968–Jan 1969
10-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1999, 2006
Mar 1968–Jan 1969
11-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1999
Feb 1968–Jan 1969
12-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1997
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1999
Ties: 2019
Aug 1967–Jan 1969
18-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1973, 1981, 1983, 1986, 2004, 2009
Feb 1967–Jan 1969
24-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 2015
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Ties: 1968, 1979, 2016
Feb 1966–Jan 1969
36-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1981
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2001
Ties: 1962
Feb 1965–Jan 1969
48-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1980, 1982
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
Ties: 1965, 1966, 1973, 1983, 1997
Feb 1964–Jan 1969
60-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1981
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2003
Ties: 1984, 1998

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/