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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1942

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1942
1-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
-6.7°F
(-3.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1989
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Nov–Dec 1942
2-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1989
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Oct–Dec 1942
3-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2011, 2015
Ties: 1937
Sep–Dec 1942
4-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Aug–Dec 1942
5-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1974
Jul–Dec 1942
6-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2011
Ties: 1943, 1974, 1980
Jun–Dec 1942
7-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1962, 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2021
Ties: 2000
May–Dec 1942
8-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1962
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2021
Ties: 1981
Apr–Dec 1942
9-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940, 1967
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2021
Ties: 1985
Mar–Dec 1942
10-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940, 1967
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2021
Ties: 1954, 1988, 1996
Feb–Dec 1942
11-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1967
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2021
Ties: 1947, 1965, 1969, 1976
Jan–Dec 1942
12-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2021
Ties: 1964, 1970, 1981, 1986, 2003
Jul 1941–Dec 1942
18-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
46th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1955, 1966
Jan 1941–Dec 1942
24-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2021
Ties: 1961, 1971, 1973, 2004
Jan 1940–Dec 1942
36-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940, 1941
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1969, 1978, 1980
Jan 1939–Dec 1942
48-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940, 1942, 1943
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2013
Ties: 1940, 1943
Jan 1938–Dec 1942
60-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1943
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2021
Ties: 1978, 1980, 1981

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/