Climate at a Glance

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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2004

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2004
1-Month
21.5°F
(-5.8°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2006
Ties: 2011
Dec 2003–Jan 2004
2-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 2019
Nov 2003–Jan 2004
3-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 1966
Oct 2003–Jan 2004
4-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Sep 2003–Jan 2004
5-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Ties: 1960, 1988
Aug 2003–Jan 2004
6-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 1987
Jul 2003–Jan 2004
7-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2002, 2006, 2012
Ties: 2019
Jun 2003–Jan 2004
8-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2006
Ties: 1971, 1985
May 2003–Jan 2004
9-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1999, 2006
Ties: 1965, 1985
Apr 2003–Jan 2004
10-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2006
Ties: 1967, 1998
Mar 2003–Jan 2004
11-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1999
Ties: 1990
Feb 2003–Jan 2004
12-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1997
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1999
Ties: 1982, 1986, 1993
Aug 2002–Jan 2004
18-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1979
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1973, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1986, 2009
Feb 2002–Jan 2004
24-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 2015
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2000
Ties: 1983
Feb 2001–Jan 2004
36-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1963
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2001, 2008
Feb 2000–Jan 2004
48-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1980, 1982
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2002
Ties: 1993, 2018
Feb 1999–Jan 2004
60-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1981
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2003
Ties: 1989

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/