Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1981
1-Month
12.8°F
(-10.7°C)
6.5°F
(-14.2°C)
6.3°F
(3.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2006
Dec 1980–Jan 1981
2-Month
12.8°F
(-10.7°C)
9.7°F
(-12.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 2004
Nov 1980–Jan 1981
3-Month
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2002
Ties: 1989
Oct 1980–Jan 1981
4-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
23.1°F
(-4.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1920
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Ties: 1913, 1976, 2004, 2020
Sep 1980–Jan 1981
5-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1901
Aug 1980–Jan 1981
6-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Ties: 1974, 2011
Jul 1980–Jan 1981
7-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2002
Ties: 1945, 2011
Jun 1980–Jan 1981
8-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2002
Ties: 1922, 2011
May 1980–Jan 1981
9-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2002
Ties: 1919, 1987, 2019
Apr 1980–Jan 1981
10-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2002
Ties: 1987
Mar 1980–Jan 1981
11-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1958, 1998, 2005
Feb 1980–Jan 1981
12-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1923, 1947, 1982, 1985, 2004
Aug 1979–Jan 1981
18-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1941, 1965, 1982, 1991
Feb 1979–Jan 1981
24-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2000, 2017
Ties: 1914, 1915, 1934, 1947, 1948
Feb 1978–Jan 1981
36-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2001, 2018
Ties: 1901, 1969, 1971
Feb 1977–Jan 1981
48-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002
Ties: 1903, 1959
Feb 1976–Jan 1981
60-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1920
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2002, 2003
Ties: 1941, 1948, 1949, 1961, 1963, 1966, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/