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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2012

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2012
1-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
14.8°F
(8.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1960
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Mar 2012
2-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
9.6°F
(5.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1978
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Mar 2012
3-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
8.3°F
(4.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 2011–Mar 2012
4-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
7.8°F
(4.4°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1978, 1979, 2014
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 2011–Mar 2012
5-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
7.0°F
(3.9°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 2014
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 2011–Mar 2012
6-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
6.1°F
(3.4°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 2014
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 2011–Mar 2012
7-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Aug 2011–Mar 2012
8-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 2011–Mar 2012
9-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
4.4°F
(2.4°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jun 2011–Mar 2012
10-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
May 2011–Mar 2012
11-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Apr 2011–Mar 2012
12-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 2010–Mar 2012
18-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2017
Apr 2010–Mar 2012
24-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 2015
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Ties: 2017
Apr 2009–Mar 2012
36-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000
Apr 2008–Mar 2012
48-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1980
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2002
Ties: 1991, 2000, 2007, 2009, 2020
Apr 2007–Mar 2012
60-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1981
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2002
Ties: 2006, 2008

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/