Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
12.9°F
(-10.6°C)
11.0°F
(6.1°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1983
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1985
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2001
Ties: 1965, 2005
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1919
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1987
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1985
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1920, 1963
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1985
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1922
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1985
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1948, 2007
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1985
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1931
Ties: 2003, 2007
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1920, 1921, 1930, 1948
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1899, 1944, 1973, 1986
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1987
Ties: 1983
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1987
Ties: 1958, 1968, 2018
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1919, 1935, 1947, 1969, 1989
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1999
Ties: 1898, 1903
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1908, 1912, 1936
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1919
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2001
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1948, 1974
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1907, 1920
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002
Ties: 1914, 1936, 1938, 1939, 1966, 1979, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/