Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
16.2°F
(-8.8°C)
12.9°F
(-10.6°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1983
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
20.5°F
(-6.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1985
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2001
Ties: 1982
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1919
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1899, 1941, 1962, 2005
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1985
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1944, 2007, 2020
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1985
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1930, 1944, 1947, 1954, 1973, 2009, 2010
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1985
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1918, 1969, 1990, 2017
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1985
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1931
Ties: 1900
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1952, 1962
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1912, 1914, 1920, 1940, 1969, 1971
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1911, 1928, 1942, 1975, 2019
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1987
Ties: 1978
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1987
Ties: 1898, 1911, 1932, 1971
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1898, 1909, 1911, 1986
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1999
Ties: 1900, 1946, 1957, 2009
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1910, 1948, 1949, 1960, 1962, 1978, 1994
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1919
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2001
Ties: 1922, 1994
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1907, 1920
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2002
Ties: 1933, 1941, 1943, 1944

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/