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Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
17.6°F
(-8.0°C)
20.0°F
(-6.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1983
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1968
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2001
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1919
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1985
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1897, 1959, 2013
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1980
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1903
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2011
Ties: 1901
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1903
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1910, 1928
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2011, 2016
Ties: 1932
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1908
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1913, 1933, 1936, 1958, 1970, 1978, 1980, 2000
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1986
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1939, 1986
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1958, 1976
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012, 2017
Ties: 1941, 1955, 1995
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012, 2017
Ties: 1921, 1947
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1919
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1921, 1936, 1966, 1982
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002
Ties: 1922, 1923, 1978, 1996

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