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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1974

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1974
1-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1988, 1994
Feb–Mar 1974
2-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1984
Jan–Mar 1974
3-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Dec 1973–Mar 1974
4-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Nov 1973–Mar 1974
5-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978, 2014
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1981, 1989
Oct 1973–Mar 1974
6-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Sep 1973–Mar 1974
7-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1972
Aug 1973–Mar 1974
8-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1991, 1992, 1995, 2005
Jul 1973–Mar 1974
9-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jun 1973–Mar 1974
10-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1987
May 1973–Mar 1974
11-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
18th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2005
Apr 1973–Mar 1974
12-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1972
Oct 1972–Mar 1974
18-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1984, 1989
Apr 1972–Mar 1974
24-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2000, 2017
Ties: 1984, 1993
Apr 1971–Mar 1974
36-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2018
Ties: 1973, 1987
Apr 1970–Mar 1974
48-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1980
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1993, 1999
Apr 1969–Mar 1974
60-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1981
28th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1994

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/