Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
6.5°F
(-14.2°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1912
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2006
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
13.3°F
(-10.4°C)
9.7°F
(-12.4°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1955
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
20.0°F
(-6.7°C)
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2002
Ties: 1955, 1975, 1983
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
23.1°F
(-4.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1920
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 2013
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1912
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1939
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 1923
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 1900
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2002
Ties: 1931
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2002
Ties: 1923
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1914, 1947, 1974, 2018
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1909, 1975, 1983
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1939, 1984
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2000, 2017
Ties: 1922, 1954, 2005, 2019
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2001, 2018
Ties: 1965
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2002
Ties: 1936, 1946, 1948, 1949, 1966, 1967, 1979, 1982, 1996
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1920
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002, 2003
Ties: 1902, 1939, 1955, 1968, 1974, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/