Another cold front moved in on Tuesday, knocking temperatures back into the lower 80s, as the day's high reached 81 degrees.
The high temperature Wednesday spiked a few degrees from Tuesday, hitting 86 degrees as clouds and sunshine alternated throughout the daytime hours.
Even cooler air arrived Thursday, keeping the high temperature at 74.
Friday brought sunny skies and 70-degree temperatures to the Twin Cities.
Possible afternoon thunderstorms may threaten game play at the Minnesota Golden Gophers football game early Saturday afternoon. However, temperatures will remain cool and in the low 70s for football tailgating.
Saturday night clouds will dominate the sky and remain for the day on Sunday.
As the Northeast further dries out amid another rain-free weekend, residents may be wondering if this is a sign of things to come for July.
Severe weather is threatening the north-central United States this weekend, including some areas that were hit by violent storms on Wednesday.
Showers threaten to cause delays on a nearly daily basis next week at the 2016 Wimbledon Championships.
At least 23 people have died in West Virginia as a result of extreme flooding that inundated portions of the state on Thursday.
Another round of sizzling heat threatens to aggravate the ongoing wildfire situation across the southwestern United States through early week.
Air conditioning costs U.S. homeowners nearly $11 billion in energy expenses annually, according to the U.S. Department of Energy.
Wolverton, MN (1998)
90 mph wind gust in a thunderstorm.
Searing heat: 111 in Lauria and 110 in Larisa.
New York City, NY (1888)
Heat wave: a record 14 consecutive days with 80-degree plus average ended.