Climate at a Glance

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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2002

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2002
1-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1960
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Feb–Mar 2002
2-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1995
Jan–Mar 2002
3-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.7°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Dec 2001–Mar 2002
4-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978, 1979, 2014
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Nov 2001–Mar 2002
5-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 2014
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 2001–Mar 2002
6-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 2014
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 2001–Mar 2002
7-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Aug 2001–Mar 2002
8-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Jul 2001–Mar 2002
9-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 2006
Jun 2001–Mar 2002
10-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
May 2001–Mar 2002
11-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Apr 2001–Mar 2002
12-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Oct 2000–Mar 2002
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1989, 2005
Apr 2000–Mar 2002
24-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 2015
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2000
Ties: 1996, 2011
Apr 1999–Mar 2002
36-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2000
Apr 1998–Mar 2002
48-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1980
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Apr 1997–Mar 2002
60-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2002

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/