Best time to visit Minneapolis, MN, USA?

  • The best time to visit Minneapolis is during the late spring when temperatures are mild but room rates are more affordable. During this month, a one-bedroom rental costs approximately $140 per night. That's 30% cheaper compared to June. Temperatures are in the low 60s, a little cooler than the average 70°F you could experience during peak season.
  • In Minneapolis, tourism peaks in the early summer so expect higher lodging rates if you go around that time. The Super Bowl week (January 31st to February 6th), August 31st to September 6th (Labor Day Weekend) as well as the X Games, Minneapolis week (July 13th - 17th) are also popular dates that you should avoid if you're on a budget.
  • If you decide to visit Minneapolis in November - March be prepared to encounter some snow.

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Minneapolis, MN, USA is March.

June

Most crowded

March

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Minneapolis, MN, USA is March.

$170
JUL
$155
AUG
$156
SEP
$134
OCT
$127
NOV
$138
DEC
$252
JAN
$427
FEB
$101
MAR
$105
APR
$196
MAY
$223
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

07/01 - 07/05
Girls’ Junior National Champio 177
07/13 - 07/17
X Games, Minneapolis 206
08/31 - 09/06
Labor Day Weekend 243.5
09/30 - 10/02
Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon 200
10/20 - 10/24
Price increase 65
11/22 - 11/27
Thanksgiving 74
11/26 - 11/28
Thanksgiving 2017 111.5
12/23 - 01/02
Christmas 2017 178
01/26 - 02/02
super bowl 508
01/31 - 02/06
Super Bowl 787
07/17 - 07/24
XGAMES 2018 347.5

Weather

In Minneapolis, MN, USA, July is the sunniest month and July the warmest.

78
25
JUL
76
24
AUG
67
20
SEP
54
12
OCT
37
3
NOV
25
-4
DEC
19
-7
JAN
22
-6
FEB
37
3
MAR
50
10
APR
61
16
MAY
72
22
JUN
UV index
1
7

3.9
10cm
JUL
3.8
10cm
AUG
4.3
11cm
SEP
2.2
6cm
OCT
2.8
7cm
NOV
2.5
6cm
DEC
1.0
3cm
JAN
0.9
2cm
FEB
2.1
5cm
MAR
2.8
7cm
APR
5.1
13cm
MAY
3.9
10cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter