Climate at a Glance

City Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1973

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
7.3°F
(4.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1992
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
23.3°F
(-4.8°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 1981
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
22.6°F
(-5.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 2010
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1968, 1988, 2013
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1953, 1985
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1940, 1985
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1934, 1940, 1941, 1948, 2009
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904, 1912
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1933, 1950
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1959, 1966
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1911, 1947, 1959, 1971
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1986
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1930, 2015
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1905
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1920
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1926, 1948, 1970, 1979, 1980
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1906
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013, 2019
Ties: 1901, 1916, 1938, 1951, 1954, 1972, 1975
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1908, 1920
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 1903, 1922, 1927, 1931, 1971, 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/