Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1974
1-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1936, 2017
Feb–Mar 1974
2-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Jan–Mar 1974
3-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1999
Dec 1973–Mar 1974
4-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1981, 1989, 1997
Nov 1973–Mar 1974
5-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1912
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Oct 1973–Mar 1974
6-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1912, 1978
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1950, 1990, 2007
Sep 1973–Mar 1974
7-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977, 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Aug 1973–Mar 1974
8-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1907, 1935, 2004, 2005
Jul 1973–Mar 1974
9-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1987
Jun 1973–Mar 1974
10-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1904
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1987, 1995, 1998
May 1973–Mar 1974
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1907, 1955, 1957, 1988, 2007, 2011
Apr 1973–Mar 1974
12-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1949, 1956, 1957, 1972, 2004
Oct 1972–Mar 1974
18-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1905
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1914, 1934, 1956
Apr 1972–Mar 1974
24-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1905
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2017
Ties: 1914, 1972, 1973, 2011
Apr 1971–Mar 1974
36-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1921, 1942, 1950, 1976, 1987
Apr 1970–Mar 1974
48-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1980
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1938, 1941, 1944, 1976, 1995, 2010, 2011, 2015
Apr 1969–Mar 1974
60-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1906
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1935
Ties: 1947, 1948, 1953

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/