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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1979
1-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 2018
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2010
Mar–Apr 1979
2-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1965
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 2014
Feb–Apr 1979
3-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-6.6°F
(-3.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jan–Apr 1979
4-Month
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-8.2°F
(-4.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Dec 1978–Apr 1979
5-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
-7.2°F
(-4.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Nov 1978–Apr 1979
6-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
-6.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Oct 1978–Apr 1979
7-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Sep 1978–Apr 1979
8-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Aug 1978–Apr 1979
9-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Jul 1978–Apr 1979
10-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1978
Jun 1978–Apr 1979
11-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977, 1978
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
May 1978–Apr 1979
12-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Nov 1977–Apr 1979
18-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
May 1977–Apr 1979
24-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
May 1976–Apr 1979
36-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2000
May 1975–Apr 1979
48-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002
Ties: 1981
May 1974–Apr 1979
60-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/