Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1972
1-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1925
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1963
Sep–Oct 1972
2-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1963
Ties: 1916, 1965
Aug–Oct 1972
3-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1947
Ties: 1898, 1916, 1974
Jul–Oct 1972
4-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1947
Ties: 1926, 1985
Jun–Oct 1972
5-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1963
Ties: 1895
May–Oct 1972
6-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1988
Apr–Oct 1972
7-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1955
Ties: 1929, 1935
Mar–Oct 1972
8-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1903, 1913, 1954
Feb–Oct 1972
9-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1913, 1923
Jan–Oct 1972
10-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Dec 1971–Oct 1972
11-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Nov 1971–Oct 1972
12-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1916
May 1971–Oct 1972
18-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904, 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1929, 1950, 1996, 2014
Nov 1970–Oct 1972
24-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1916, 1936, 1980
Nov 1969–Oct 1972
36-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2000
Ties: 1930, 1938
Nov 1968–Oct 1972
48-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2001
Ties: 1930, 1953, 1967
Nov 1967–Oct 1972
60-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2002
Ties: 1901, 1939, 1970, 1971, 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/