Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
7.5°F
(4.2°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 2016
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1935, 1991
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1931
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912, 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1947, 1967
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977, 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1964
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1934
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1933, 1988, 2019
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1928, 1967
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1961, 1964, 2003
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1971, 1986
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1915, 1920, 1940, 1943, 1949, 1984
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1914, 1972, 1974, 2011
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1898, 1916, 1947, 1958
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1926, 1953
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1906
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1935
Ties: 1900, 1927, 1952, 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/