Climate at a Glance

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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2016
1-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Feb–Mar 2016
2-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–Mar 2016
3-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2015–Mar 2016
4-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2015–Mar 2016
5-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978, 2014
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2015–Mar 2016
6-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
4.1°F
(2.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Sep 2015–Mar 2016
7-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Aug 2015–Mar 2016
8-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jul 2015–Mar 2016
9-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jun 2015–Mar 2016
10-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
May 2015–Mar 2016
11-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Apr 2015–Mar 2016
12-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2014–Mar 2016
18-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 1987
Apr 2014–Mar 2016
24-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2000, 2017
Ties: 1972, 1990, 2019
Apr 2013–Mar 2016
36-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2018
Ties: 1967, 1971
Apr 2012–Mar 2016
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1980
-- -- 2002
Ties: 2013, 2014, 2015
Apr 2011–Mar 2016
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1981
-- -- 2002
Ties: 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/