Climate at a Glance

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Illinois, Climate Division 6. West Southwest

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1978
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1951, 2019
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912, 1978
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1945, 1973
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1912
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1934, 1959
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1933, 1952, 1959
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977, 1978
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1911, 1913, 2009, 2019
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1973
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2017
Ties: 1948
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2017
Ties: 1938, 1966, 1972
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1934, 1972, 1981, 1995, 2005
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1991
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1922, 1923, 1999, 2003
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1980
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1932, 1937, 1938, 1993
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1906
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1924, 1925, 1932, 1949, 1950, 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/