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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1978
1-Month
16.3°F
(-8.7°C)
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
-12.2°F
(-6.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 2015
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Jan–Feb 1978
2-Month
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
-10.7°F
(-5.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1979
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Dec 1977–Feb 1978
3-Month
18.5°F
(-7.5°C)
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
-8.7°F
(-4.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1979
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Nov 1977–Feb 1978
4-Month
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
-6.9°F
(-3.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Ties: 1963
Oct 1977–Feb 1978
5-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-5.9°F
(-3.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Sep 1977–Feb 1978
6-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Aug 1977–Feb 1978
7-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jul 1977–Feb 1978
8-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jun 1977–Feb 1978
9-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 2014
May 1977–Feb 1978
10-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1999, 2017
Ties: 1962, 1993, 1994
Apr 1977–Feb 1978
11-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Mar 1977–Feb 1978
12-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1981, 2010
Sep 1976–Feb 1978
18-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Mar 1976–Feb 1978
24-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 2015
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Ties: 1994
Mar 1975–Feb 1978
36-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Ties: 1970, 1977, 2016
Mar 1974–Feb 1978
48-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1980
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Ties: 1968, 1970
Mar 1973–Feb 1978
60-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1981
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Ties: 1973

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/