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Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
20.0°F
(-6.7°C)
8.0°F
(4.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1983
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1985
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2001
Ties: 2003
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1919
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1922, 2005
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1985
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1987, 2012, 2017
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1899
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1903
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2011
Ties: 1899, 1922, 2002, 2018
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1903
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1931
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2011, 2016
Ties: 1899, 2004, 2019
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1933, 1936, 1957, 1973, 1978
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Ties: 1957, 2019
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Ties: 1934, 1964, 1968, 1984
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1976, 1995, 2009
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1901, 1971
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012, 2017
Ties: 1973, 1980, 1996, 2014
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012, 2017
Ties: 1953, 1962, 1969
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1919
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018
Ties: 1922, 1940, 1946, 1962, 1977, 1985
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002
Ties: 1965

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