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Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1934, 2018
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1977
Ties: 1910
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1926
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1987, 2012
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-6.3°F
(-3.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1916, 1956
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1904
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1943
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1950
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1904
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1979
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1904
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1952
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1906
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1905
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1901, 1980
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1901, 1926, 1952
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2006, 2016
Ties: 1922, 1970

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