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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 2018
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2010
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1965
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978, 1979
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1981
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1968
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1968
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978, 1979
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1985
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1967, 1986, 2011
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977, 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1961, 1971, 2018
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977, 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1961, 1984
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1969
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1975
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
27th Warmest Warmest to Date 2000
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 1967, 1969, 1972, 1977, 1995
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1981
30th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1977

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/