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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1971

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1971
1-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1960
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Feb–Mar 1971
2-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Jan–Mar 1971
3-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Dec 1970–Mar 1971
4-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978, 2014
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Nov 1970–Mar 1971
5-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 2014
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1969
Oct 1970–Mar 1971
6-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978, 2014
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1967
Sep 1970–Mar 1971
7-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1968, 1989
Aug 1970–Mar 1971
8-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1969
Jul 1970–Mar 1971
9-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Jun 1970–Mar 1971
10-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
May 1970–Mar 1971
11-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 2004
Apr 1970–Mar 1971
12-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
24th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1969–Mar 1971
18-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 2009
Apr 1969–Mar 1971
24-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 2015
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2000
Ties: 1964, 1981, 2010
Apr 1968–Mar 1971
36-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2000
Ties: 1967, 1997
Apr 1967–Mar 1971
48-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1980
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Apr 1966–Mar 1971
60-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1981
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2002
Ties: 1964, 1970, 1978

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/