Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 6. West Southwest

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
7.2°F
(4.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1907
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
4.0°F
(2.3°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1930
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912, 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1931
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1945, 1988
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1943
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1941, 1967, 2009, 2013
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977, 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1927, 1964, 1985, 2011, 2013
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1988
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2017
Ties: 1908, 1944
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2017
Ties: 1946, 1985
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1948
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1943
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1946, 1972, 1974, 1991, 2009
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1936, 1941
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1903, 1910, 1915, 1951, 1953, 1960, 1983, 1998
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1906
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1902, 1914, 1969, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/