Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 2004
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 1947, 1983
Ties: 2011
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1992
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1936, 1983
Ties: 1949
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1915
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1988
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1915
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1988
Ties: 1900, 1977
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1988
Ties: 1937, 1963, 1964, 1984
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1950
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1959, 2005
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2005, 2007
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904, 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2005
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1919
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904, 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1911
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1935, 1939, 1940, 1985
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2000
Ties: 1921, 1931, 1964, 1984, 2009
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1907, 1920
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2001
Ties: 1933, 2004, 2015
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2002
Ties: 2001, 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 11, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/