Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1981
1-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1925
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1963
Sep–Oct 1981
2-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1963
Ties: 1954, 1957, 1969, 1974
Aug–Oct 1981
3-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1947
Ties: 1976, 2006
Jul–Oct 1981
4-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2021
Ties: 1899, 1929, 1962, 1974
Jun–Oct 1981
5-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2021
Ties: 1962, 1974
May–Oct 1981
6-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2021
Ties: 1908, 1957, 1966, 2019
Apr–Oct 1981
7-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2021
Ties: 2018
Mar–Oct 1981
8-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1901, 2011
Feb–Oct 1981
9-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Oct 1981
10-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1991
Dec 1980–Oct 1981
11-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Nov 1980–Oct 1981
12-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 1900
May 1980–Oct 1981
18-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904, 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1964, 1976
Nov 1979–Oct 1981
24-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Nov 1978–Oct 1981
36-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2000
Ties: 1939, 1945, 1970, 1996
Nov 1977–Oct 1981
48-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2001
Ties: 1902, 1954, 1959, 1965, 1971, 1973, 1982
Nov 1976–Oct 1981
60-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Ties: 1980, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/