2013 Minnesota State Fair Heat Beat

 

Warmest Minnesota State Fairs as measured by average daily maximum temperature for duration of the Fair.

YearAverage Max TempsHottest Day of Fair *Run of the Fair
193192.6104 - September 10September 5 through September 12 (8 days)
192289.998 - September 6September 2 through September 9 (8 days)
201388.297 - August 26August 22 through September 2
196987.496 - August 29August 23 through September 1 (10 days)
193387.394 - September 5 and 8September 2 through September 9 (8 days)
201287.193 - August 29August 23 through September 3 (12 days)

* Other hot days include: 99 degrees on 9/8/1931, 98 degrees on 9/5/1922, 97 degrees on 8/24/2003

The 2013 Minnesota State Fair saw the most 90 degree high temperatures on record with six as of August 29.

There have also been four Minnesota State Fairs where the temperature was greater than or equal to 90 degrees on five days: 1922, 1931, 1960 and 1991. State Fair dates along with with Minneapolis/St. Paul Area weather data for those dates can be found in this table.

 

Last modified: September 3, 2013
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