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Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1983
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1953
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1985
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2001
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1919
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1985
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1918, 1949, 1971
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917, 1985
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1903
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2011
Ties: 1957, 1961
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1903
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2011
Ties: 1920
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2011, 2016
Ties: 1955, 1957, 1962, 1971, 2008
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1946, 1958, 1981, 2014
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1908, 1937
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1900
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1896, 1906, 1920, 1932, 1962
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1923, 1971
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1999, 2012, 2017
Ties: 1944, 1970, 1975, 1993, 1994
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012, 2017
Ties: 1943, 1964, 1970, 1984
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1919
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Ties: 1922, 1946, 1969, 1975
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1907
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 1924, 1939

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/