Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1972
1-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 2004
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1947, 1983
Ties: 1899, 1916, 1962, 1993
Jul–Aug 1972
2-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1992
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1936, 1983
Ties: 1898, 1958
Jun–Aug 1972
3-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1915
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1988
Ties: 1898, 1968
May–Aug 1972
4-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1915
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1988
Ties: 1986, 2000, 2015
Apr–Aug 1972
5-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1988
Ties: 1899, 1953
Mar–Aug 1972
6-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1950
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1971, 1974, 2002
Feb–Aug 1972
7-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1905, 1906, 2013
Jan–Aug 1972
8-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1904
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1897, 1905
Dec 1971–Aug 1972
9-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904, 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1923, 1943, 1967
Nov 1971–Aug 1972
10-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Oct 1971–Aug 1972
11-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904, 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1903, 1971, 1982, 1994
Sep 1971–Aug 1972
12-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 2019
Mar 1971–Aug 1972
18-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 2009
Sep 1970–Aug 1972
24-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1900, 2014
Sep 1969–Aug 1972
36-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2000
Ties: 1898
Sep 1968–Aug 1972
48-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907, 1920
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2001
Ties: 1908, 1912, 1914, 1927, 1980
Sep 1967–Aug 1972
60-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Ties: 1914, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 11, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/