Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
20.5°F
(-6.4°C)
12.9°F
(-10.6°C)
7.6°F
(4.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1983
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
6.6°F
(3.6°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1985
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2001
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1919
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2015
Ties: 1997
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1985
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1985
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1900
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1985
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1985
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1931
Ties: 1963, 1994
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 2006
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
4.8°F
(2.6°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1987
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1987
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 1999
Ties: 1988, 2007
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1919
18th Warmest Warmest to Date 2001
Ties: 1999, 2015
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1907, 1920
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/