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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1973
1-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 2015
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1998
Jan–Feb 1973
2-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1998
Dec 1972–Feb 1973
3-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1998
Ties: 2018
Nov 1972–Feb 1973
4-Month
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 1967, 1972
Oct 1972–Feb 1973
5-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 1984, 2003, 2019
Sep 1972–Feb 1973
6-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1965, 1997, 2001
Aug 1972–Feb 1973
7-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1993
Jul 1972–Feb 1973
8-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Jun 1972–Feb 1973
9-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1962, 1965
May 1972–Feb 1973
10-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1999, 2017
Ties: 1985, 2009
Apr 1972–Feb 1973
11-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1999
Mar 1972–Feb 1973
12-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1999, 2017
Ties: 1962, 1985
Sep 1971–Feb 1973
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Mar 1971–Feb 1973
24-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 2015
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2000
Ties: 1982, 2010
Mar 1970–Feb 1973
36-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2000
Ties: 1966, 1975
Mar 1969–Feb 1973
48-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 1966, 1969, 1971, 1981
Mar 1968–Feb 1973
60-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1981
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 1964, 1972, 1977, 1983

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/