Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
0.7°F
(-17.4°C)
6.5°F
(-14.2°C)
-5.8°F
(-3.2°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2006
Ties: 1970
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
6.6°F
(-14.1°C)
9.7°F
(-12.4°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1905, 1994, 1996, 1997
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
13.9°F
(-10.1°C)
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2002
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
22.5°F
(-5.3°C)
23.1°F
(-4.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1920
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Ties: 1910
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1934, 1948, 1969, 1985, 1993
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2002
Ties: 1922, 1969
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2002
Ties: 1971, 1982
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2002
Ties: 1913, 1956, 1971
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2002
Ties: 1965
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2002
Ties: 1965, 1970, 1980, 1984
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1903, 1933, 1961
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1903, 1961, 1967, 1977
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1899, 2015
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2000, 2017
Ties: 1907, 1912, 1921
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2001, 2018
Ties: 1910, 1970
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
Ties: 1904, 1911, 1912
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1920
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2002, 2003
Ties: 1910, 1911, 1912, 1931, 1954, 1971, 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/