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Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
18.5°F
(-7.5°C)
20.0°F
(-6.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1983
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1984
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1985
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2001
Ties: 1938, 1971, 2010
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1919
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1985
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1962, 2014
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1903
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1908, 2008
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1903
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1931
Ties: 1959, 1990
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2011, 2016
Ties: 1913
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1944
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1913, 1933, 1936, 1958, 1978, 1980, 1981, 2000
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1942, 1969
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1898, 1918
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1904
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1930, 1946, 1947, 1963, 1968, 1969
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012, 2017
Ties: 1911, 1943, 1975, 1978
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012, 2017
Ties: 1964
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1919
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1924, 1939, 1950, 1965
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Ties: 1937, 1966, 1967, 1973, 1975

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/