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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1990

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1990
1-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1989 2015
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1998
Jan–Feb 1990
2-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
6.9°F
(3.8°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 1998
Dec 1989–Feb 1990
3-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1989–Feb 1990
4-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2002
Oct 1989–Feb 1990
5-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Sep 1989–Feb 1990
6-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1961
Aug 1989–Feb 1990
7-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1960
Jul 1989–Feb 1990
8-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Jun 1989–Feb 1990
9-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1960
May 1989–Feb 1990
10-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 1999, 2017
Ties: 1984, 2003
Apr 1989–Feb 1990
11-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 1999
Ties: 1961, 1971, 1981
Mar 1989–Feb 1990
12-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 1999, 2017
Ties: 1996, 2004
Sep 1988–Feb 1990
18-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1972
Mar 1988–Feb 1990
24-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 2015
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2000
Ties: 1987, 2005, 2011
Mar 1987–Feb 1990
36-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1979
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2000
Ties: 1988, 2003, 2004
Mar 1986–Feb 1990
48-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1980
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 2000, 2009, 2018
Mar 1985–Feb 1990
60-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1981
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1993, 2005, 2010

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