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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1986

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1986
1-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1960
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1986
2-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Jan–Mar 1986
3-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1979
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1981, 1995, 2004
Dec 1985–Mar 1986
4-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978, 2014
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Nov 1985–Mar 1986
5-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 2014
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 2011
Oct 1985–Mar 1986
6-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978, 2014
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Sep 1985–Mar 1986
7-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1980, 1985
Aug 1985–Mar 1986
8-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Jul 1985–Mar 1986
9-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1968, 1980, 1996
Jun 1985–Mar 1986
10-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1997
May 1985–Mar 1986
11-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1980, 1985, 2009
Apr 1985–Mar 1986
12-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1960
Oct 1984–Mar 1986
18-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1979
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
Ties: 1965
Apr 1984–Mar 1986
24-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 2015
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2000
Ties: 1969
Apr 1983–Mar 1986
36-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2000
Ties: 1962, 1965
Apr 1982–Mar 1986
48-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1980
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Ties: 1967, 1973
Apr 1981–Mar 1986
60-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1981
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2002
Ties: 1967, 1969, 1984

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