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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
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1960
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Feb–Mar 1998
2-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
6.0°F
(3.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Mar 1998
3-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
6.0°F
(3.3°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1997–Mar 1998
4-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978, 2014
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1997–Mar 1998
5-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 2014
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1997–Mar 1998
6-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978, 2014
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 1997–Mar 1998
7-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2006
Aug 1997–Mar 1998
8-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 1997–Mar 1998
9-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1976
Jun 1997–Mar 1998
10-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
May 1997–Mar 1998
11-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Apr 1997–Mar 1998
12-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Oct 1996–Mar 1998
18-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 2016
Apr 1996–Mar 1998
24-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 2015
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2000
Ties: 1965, 1966, 1995
Apr 1995–Mar 1998
36-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2000
Ties: 1968, 1984, 1994, 1996
Apr 1994–Mar 1998
48-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1980
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Ties: 1972, 1987, 1994, 1995
Apr 1993–Mar 1998
60-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1981
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002
Ties: 1968, 1977, 1985

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