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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1989

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1989
1-Month
21.3°F
(-5.9°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
-7.8°F
(-4.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 2015
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1998
Jan–Feb 1989
2-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1979
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1998
Dec 1988–Feb 1989
3-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1979
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1998
Ties: 1993
Nov 1988–Feb 1989
4-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Oct 1988–Feb 1989
5-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Ties: 1981
Sep 1988–Feb 1989
6-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Aug 1988–Feb 1989
7-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Jul 1988–Feb 1989
8-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Jun 1988–Feb 1989
9-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
May 1988–Feb 1989
10-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 1999, 2017
Apr 1988–Feb 1989
11-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1999
Ties: 1987, 1995
Mar 1988–Feb 1989
12-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1988, 1995, 2008
Sep 1987–Feb 1989
18-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 2002, 2011
Mar 1987–Feb 1989
24-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 2015
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2000
Ties: 2006
Mar 1986–Feb 1989
36-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2000, 2018
Ties: 2001
Mar 1985–Feb 1989
48-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1980
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1991
Mar 1984–Feb 1989
60-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1981
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 1992, 2002
Ties: 2001, 2004, 2007, 2012, 2019

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