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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1998

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1998
1-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1960
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Feb–Mar 1998
2-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Mar 1998
3-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1997–Mar 1998
4-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1997–Mar 1998
5-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978, 2014
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1997–Mar 1998
6-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 1997–Mar 1998
7-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Aug 1997–Mar 1998
8-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Jul 1997–Mar 1998
9-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Jun 1997–Mar 1998
10-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
May 1997–Mar 1998
11-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Apr 1997–Mar 1998
12-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Oct 1996–Mar 1998
18-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1967, 1995
Apr 1996–Mar 1998
24-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2000, 2017
Ties: 1964, 1971, 1981, 1986
Apr 1995–Mar 1998
36-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1979
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1969
Apr 1994–Mar 1998
48-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1980
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Ties: 1967, 1972, 1973, 1986, 1994
Apr 1993–Mar 1998
60-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1981
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002
Ties: 1967, 1969, 1977, 1984, 1985, 1986

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/