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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1985

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1985
1-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1985
2-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1969, 2011
Jan–Mar 1985
3-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Dec 1984–Mar 1985
4-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978, 1979, 2014
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1969
Nov 1984–Mar 1985
5-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 2014
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1964, 1969, 2008
Oct 1984–Mar 1985
6-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 2014
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Sep 1984–Mar 1985
7-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 2003
Aug 1984–Mar 1985
8-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 2003
Jul 1984–Mar 1985
9-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1969
Jun 1984–Mar 1985
10-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1971, 1973, 2009
May 1984–Mar 1985
11-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Apr 1984–Mar 1985
12-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Oct 1983–Mar 1985
18-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
Apr 1983–Mar 1985
24-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 2015
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2000
Apr 1982–Mar 1985
36-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2000
Ties: 1994, 1996, 1997
Apr 1981–Mar 1985
48-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1980
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2002
Ties: 1969, 1972, 1973, 1977, 1996
Apr 1980–Mar 1985
60-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1981
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2002
Ties: 1967, 1968, 1984

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