Climate at a Glance

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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2018

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2018
1-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Feb–Mar 2018
2-Month
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan–Mar 2018
3-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Dec 2017–Mar 2018
4-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978, 2014
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1961
Nov 2017–Mar 2018
5-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 2014
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Oct 2017–Mar 2018
6-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978, 2014
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1973
Sep 2017–Mar 2018
7-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Aug 2017–Mar 2018
8-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jul 2017–Mar 2018
9-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1961, 1966, 1981, 2011
Jun 2017–Mar 2018
10-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1990
May 2017–Mar 2018
11-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1966, 1990
Apr 2017–Mar 2018
12-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1974
Oct 2016–Mar 2018
18-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2007
Apr 2016–Mar 2018
24-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 2015
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2000
Ties: 2006
Apr 2015–Mar 2018
36-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Apr 2014–Mar 2018
48-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1980
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Ties: 2005, 2012
Apr 2013–Mar 2018
60-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1981
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/