Minneapolis, Minnesota 

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Weather in Minneapolis, Minnesota

The most pleasant months of the year for Minneapolis are June, August and July. In Minneapolis, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Minneapolis with an average high temperature of 83.7°, which ranks it as one of the hottest places in Minnesota. December is the snowiest month in Minneapolis with 11.5 inches of snow, and 7 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though it is still relatively mild compared to many other places.


Today's Weather - Minneapolis, MN

7 PM PST

Mostly Clear

76°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TonightMostly Clear62° / 84°W 5 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Clear64° / 84°S 5 to 10 mph
Thursday NightPartly Cloudy then Chance Showers And Thunderstorms69° / 87°SSW 10 mph
Friday NightMostly Clear68° / 89°SW 0 to 10 mph
Saturday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms70° / 84°SSW 5 mph
Sunday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms66° / 80°WSW 0 to 10 mph
Monday NightMostly Clear61° / 80°N 0 to 5 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 7
Rain: averages 32 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 52 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Minneapolis area is 6.6 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Minnesota.

6.6 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January24°
February29° 12°
March42° 24°
April58° 37°
May70° 49°
June79° 59°
July84° 64°
August81° 62°
September72° 52°
October58° 40°
November41° 26°
December27° 12°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Minneapolis
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Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
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Snowy
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January03189
February02667
March02485
April08102
May10120
June20120
July50100
August3090
September10100
October0691
November02285
December03089

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


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Honest Opinion from an Outsider - 6/14/2019
Pros: Instagram worthy skyline, Multiple small- to medium-size Fortune 500 companies (money and jobs); Intermodal transit; Affordable housing; Decent education (primary... Read More

Challenging place, but possibly worth it. - 6/27/2018
Disclaimer - yes I am a transplant, from another smaller midwestern city. Minnesota is not a place you just casually move to, you must think hard about here. Let's get... Read More


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