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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1997
1-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Feb–Mar 1997
2-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Jan–Mar 1997
3-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Dec 1996–Mar 1997
4-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Nov 1996–Mar 1997
5-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978, 2014
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1985, 2009
Oct 1996–Mar 1997
6-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1986
Sep 1996–Mar 1997
7-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Aug 1996–Mar 1997
8-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Jul 1996–Mar 1997
9-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 2001
Jun 1996–Mar 1997
10-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 2001
May 1996–Mar 1997
11-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1963, 1994
Apr 1996–Mar 1997
12-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Oct 1995–Mar 1997
18-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Apr 1995–Mar 1997
24-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2000, 2017
Apr 1994–Mar 1997
36-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1968, 1984, 1994, 1996
Apr 1993–Mar 1997
48-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1980
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Ties: 1970
Apr 1992–Mar 1997
60-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1981
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/