Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1957, 2018
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1926, 1988, 2019
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1913, 1914, 1941
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1897, 1944
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1910, 1945, 1955, 1957
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912, 1978
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977, 1978
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1991
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1931
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1909, 1949, 1950, 1957, 1989, 1990
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1914, 1919
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1938
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1949, 1956, 1957, 1974, 2004
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1907, 1921, 1957, 1990, 1998, 2004
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1914, 1973, 1974, 2011
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1903, 1911, 1925, 1931, 1938, 1965, 1986, 1996
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1899, 1914, 1921, 1928, 1960
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1935
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1929, 1930, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/