Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
23.2°F
(-4.9°C)
12.9°F
(-10.6°C)
10.3°F
(5.7°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1983
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1985
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2001
Ties: 1948
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1919
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2015
Ties: 1901, 1921, 1964
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1985
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2015
Ties: 1910, 1936
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1985
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1904, 1934
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1985
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1970, 1980
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1985
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1931
Ties: 1918, 1943, 1971, 1979, 1984, 2014, 2019
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1940, 2017
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 2002, 2004
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1913, 1923, 1946, 1948, 1952, 1968
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1987
Ties: 1900, 1946, 1957, 1976, 1980, 2009
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1987
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1918, 1957, 1975, 2009
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1960, 1962
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1999
Ties: 1935, 1949, 1961, 1962
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1961, 1976
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1919
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2001
Ties: 1911, 1945, 1958, 1975, 1985
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1907, 1920
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2002
Ties: 1949, 1960, 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/