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Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
3.2°F
(-16.0°C)
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
-12.6°F
(-7.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1912
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2006
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
9.2°F
(-12.7°C)
18.0°F
(-7.8°C)
-8.8°F
(-4.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
17.0°F
(-8.3°C)
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
-6.4°F
(-3.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Ties: 1937
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1903, 1929
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002, 2012
Ties: 1907, 1916, 1935, 1937, 1956, 1984
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1966, 1972
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1966
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1913, 1915
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002, 2012
Ties: 1972
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013, 2017
Ties: 1933, 1938, 1943, 1948, 1962, 1970, 1982, 2009, 2014
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1906
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1908, 1912, 1951, 1966, 1973
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1924, 1962
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1939, 1954, 1977, 1980, 1998
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013, 2019
Ties: 1972, 1982
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1908
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002, 2003, 2020
Ties: 1924, 1925, 1966, 1967, 1997

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