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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
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1960
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Feb–Mar 2004
2-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1978
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 2010
Jan–Mar 2004
3-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1979
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1961, 1986
Dec 2003–Mar 2004
4-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1978
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Nov 2003–Mar 2004
5-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1978, 2014
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 2010
Oct 2003–Mar 2004
6-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Sep 2003–Mar 2004
7-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 2018
Aug 2003–Mar 2004
8-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Jul 2003–Mar 2004
9-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1991, 2005
Jun 2003–Mar 2004
10-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
May 2003–Mar 2004
11-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1990
Apr 2003–Mar 2004
12-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Ties: 1964, 1966, 2003
Oct 2002–Mar 2004
18-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1969, 1973, 1975, 1990
Apr 2002–Mar 2004
24-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1978
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2000, 2017
Ties: 1976
Apr 2001–Mar 2004
36-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1979
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Ties: 1989
Apr 2000–Mar 2004
48-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1980
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2002
Apr 1999–Mar 2004
60-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1981
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2002
Ties: 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/