Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1974
1-Month
19.8°F
(-6.8°C)
12.9°F
(-10.6°C)
6.9°F
(3.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1983
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Nov–Dec 1974
2-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1985
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2001
Oct–Dec 1974
3-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1919
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2015
Sep–Dec 1974
4-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1985
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1938
Aug–Dec 1974
5-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1957, 2017
Jul–Dec 1974
6-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1985
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1940, 1975
Jun–Dec 1974
7-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931
Ties: 1944, 1952, 1975
May–Dec 1974
8-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1928, 1977, 2004
Apr–Dec 1974
9-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1936, 1960, 1975, 2018
Mar–Dec 1974
10-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1914, 1920, 1933, 1955, 2009
Feb–Dec 1974
11-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1987
Ties: 1913, 1915, 1928, 1971, 2018
Jan–Dec 1974
12-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1987
Ties: 1915, 1948
Jul 1973–Dec 1974
18-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1901, 1955, 1975
Jan 1973–Dec 1974
24-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1999
Jan 1972–Dec 1974
36-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1915, 1953, 1995
Jan 1971–Dec 1974
48-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1919
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2001
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1948, 1997
Jan 1970–Dec 1974
60-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1907, 1920
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2002
Ties: 1940, 1980, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/