Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
10.8°F
(-11.8°C)
12.9°F
(-10.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1983
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
19.8°F
(-6.8°C)
20.5°F
(-6.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1985
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2001
Ties: 1906, 1940
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1919
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1969
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1985
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1943, 1958, 1980, 2008
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1985
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1912, 1984
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1985
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1912, 1934, 2018
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1985
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1908, 1934, 1947, 1960, 1970
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1901, 1984
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1946
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1901, 1957
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1987
Ties: 1939, 1986
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1987
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1938, 1949, 1995
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1999
Ties: 1935, 1949, 1959, 1962
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1959, 1976
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1919
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2001
Ties: 1921
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1907, 1920
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2002
Ties: 1962, 1981, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/