Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 2004
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1947, 1983
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1992
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1936, 1983
Ties: 1896, 1917, 1942, 1968, 1997
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1915
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1988
Ties: 1906, 1962
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1915
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1988
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1988
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1950
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1965
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1904
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1904
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1904, 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1904
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1904, 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1912
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1904
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1912, 1920, 1936, 2014
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2000
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1907, 1920
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2001
Ties: 1910, 1936, 1971, 1973, 1996
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1907
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002
Ties: 1910, 1967, 1974, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/