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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2004

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2004
1-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1960
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1990
Feb–Mar 2004
2-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1978
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Jan–Mar 2004
3-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1979
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1981, 1986, 1995
Dec 2003–Mar 2004
4-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1978, 2014
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1966
Nov 2003–Mar 2004
5-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 2014
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Oct 2003–Mar 2004
6-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1978, 2014
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1974, 2007
Sep 2003–Mar 2004
7-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Aug 2003–Mar 2004
8-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1972, 2007
Jul 2003–Mar 2004
9-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 2005
Jun 2003–Mar 2004
10-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1988
May 2003–Mar 2004
11-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1971
Apr 2003–Mar 2004
12-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1961, 1990
Oct 2002–Mar 2004
18-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1981, 2019
Apr 2002–Mar 2004
24-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 2015
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2000
Ties: 1993, 1996, 2019
Apr 2001–Mar 2004
36-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1979
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2000
Ties: 2017
Apr 2000–Mar 2004
48-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1980
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2002
Apr 1999–Mar 2004
60-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1981
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2002
Ties: 1991, 2000, 2012

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