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Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1940
1-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1934, 2018
Ties: 1942, 1950, 1996
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1977
Ties: 1953, 1954, 2013
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1907
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1916
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1987, 2012
Ties: 1929
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1923
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1903, 1974, 1975
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1930, 1947
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1913
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1901, 1924, 1935, 1974
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 2019
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1901, 2019
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1915, 1959
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1902, 1943, 1948
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1901, 1960, 1986, 1995, 1996
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2000, 2018
Ties: 1935, 1946, 1958, 1977, 1998
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1907
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Ties: 1949, 1962, 1976
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1907
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 1902, 1926, 1937, 1939, 1952, 1953, 1967, 1971, 1997

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