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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1998

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1998
1-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
10.7°F
(6.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 2015
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1998
Jan–Feb 1998
2-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
8.2°F
(4.6°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1998
Dec 1997–Feb 1998
3-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
6.6°F
(3.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1998
Nov 1997–Feb 1998
4-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1999
Oct 1997–Feb 1998
5-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2002
Ties: 1983
Sep 1997–Feb 1998
6-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Aug 1997–Feb 1998
7-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jul 1997–Feb 1998
8-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 1976, 1992
Jun 1997–Feb 1998
9-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
May 1997–Feb 1998
10-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1999, 2017
Apr 1997–Feb 1998
11-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1999
Ties: 1964, 2020
Mar 1997–Feb 1998
12-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1960
Sep 1996–Feb 1998
18-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1995, 2016, 2020
Mar 1996–Feb 1998
24-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 2015
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2000
Ties: 1971
Mar 1995–Feb 1998
36-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2000, 2018
Ties: 1965, 1967, 1972
Mar 1994–Feb 1998
48-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1980
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Ties: 1974
Mar 1993–Feb 1998
60-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1981
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1992, 2002
Ties: 1974, 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/