Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
12.9°F
(-10.6°C)
8.3°F
(4.6°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1983
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
4.1°F
(2.2°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2001
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1919
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1914, 1967
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1900, 1930, 1973, 1981
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1982, 2014
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1947, 1949, 1954
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1899, 1973
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1959, 2004
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1954, 1971, 1984
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1987
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1987
Ties: 2011
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1999
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1918
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1919
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2001
Ties: 2006
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907, 1920
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2002

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/