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)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Feb–Mar 2018
2-Month
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan–Mar 2018
3-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1968, 1989
Dec 2017–Mar 2018
4-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Nov 2017–Mar 2018
5-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978, 2014
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1967
Oct 2017–Mar 2018
6-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Sep 2017–Mar 2018
7-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2004
Aug 2017–Mar 2018
8-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jul 2017–Mar 2018
9-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jun 2017–Mar 2018
10-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1972, 1989
May 2017–Mar 2018
11-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1972, 1988, 1991, 2019
Apr 2017–Mar 2018
12-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2005
Oct 2016–Mar 2018
18-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Apr 2016–Mar 2018
24-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2000, 2017
Apr 2015–Mar 2018
36-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Apr 2014–Mar 2018
48-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1980
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Apr 2013–Mar 2018
60-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1981
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/