Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 3. West

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1955
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1988
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1913, 1917, 1948
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1925, 1988, 2003
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1897
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912, 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1907
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1914, 1953
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1953, 1955
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 2011
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1932, 2012, 2017
Ties: 1907, 1945
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918, 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012, 2017
Ties: 1909, 1933, 1941, 1990, 2004
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1897, 1898, 1909, 1974, 1991, 2004
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1897, 1910, 1998, 2004
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1945, 1958, 1974, 1981, 1984
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2018
Ties: 1968, 1982, 1986, 2010, 2016
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1935
Ties: 1902, 1913, 1930, 1969
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1935
Ties: 1920, 1962, 1963, 1970

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/