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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1988
1-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 2018
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2010
Ties: 1959
Mar–Apr 1988
2-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1965
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Feb–Apr 1988
3-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1978, 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan–Apr 1988
4-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1975
Dec 1987–Apr 1988
5-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 2019
Nov 1987–Apr 1988
6-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1989
Oct 1987–Apr 1988
7-Month
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978, 1979
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1961, 2018
Sep 1987–Apr 1988
8-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 2003
Aug 1987–Apr 1988
9-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1986
Jul 1987–Apr 1988
10-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977, 1978
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1967, 2019
Jun 1987–Apr 1988
11-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977, 1978
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
May 1987–Apr 1988
12-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1995
Nov 1986–Apr 1988
18-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1976
May 1986–Apr 1988
24-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1978
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2002
May 1985–Apr 1988
36-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
18th Warmest Warmest to Date 2000
Ties: 1990, 2005, 2010
May 1984–Apr 1988
48-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1980
21st Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
May 1983–Apr 1988
60-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1981
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002

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