Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
12.2°F
(-11.0°C)
6.5°F
(-14.2°C)
5.7°F
(3.2°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2006
Ties: 1939
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
9.3°F
(-12.6°C)
9.7°F
(-12.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
15.4°F
(-9.2°C)
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Ties: 1901, 1967
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
23.1°F
(-4.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1920
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 2014
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1912
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 1905, 1911, 1916, 1946
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 1959, 1968
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1916, 1971, 1979, 2009
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 2014
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1921, 1968
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2000, 2017
Ties: 1899, 1926, 1968, 1971
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2001, 2018
Ties: 1937, 1951, 1967
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1918
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 1910, 1913, 1917, 1929, 1954
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1920
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002, 2003
Ties: 1910, 1911, 1912, 1931, 1954, 1971, 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/