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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1980

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1980
1-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012
Ties: 1972
Feb–Mar 1980
2-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
-5.8°F
(-3.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1980
3-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1979–Mar 1980
4-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1978
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1985, 2008
Nov 1979–Mar 1980
5-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 2014
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 2008
Oct 1979–Mar 1980
6-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1978
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1969
Sep 1979–Mar 1980
7-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1969, 1971, 1975, 1985, 2009
Aug 1979–Mar 1980
8-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Jul 1979–Mar 1980
9-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Jun 1979–Mar 1980
10-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1960
May 1979–Mar 1980
11-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Apr 1979–Mar 1980
12-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1986
Oct 1978–Mar 1980
18-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Apr 1978–Mar 1980
24-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1978, 2015
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000, 2017
Ties: 1994
Apr 1977–Mar 1980
36-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Apr 1976–Mar 1980
48-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2002
Apr 1975–Mar 1980
60-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1981
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2002
Ties: 1979

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/