Climate at a Glance

City Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1946

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1946
1-Month
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1981
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2002
Ties: 1936, 2022
Dec 1945–Jan 1946
2-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1981
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Ties: 1940
Nov 1945–Jan 1946
3-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977, 1981
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Ties: 1961
Oct 1945–Jan 1946
4-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2002
Ties: 1970
Sep 1945–Jan 1946
5-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012, 2016
Ties: 1973
Aug 1945–Jan 1946
6-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1973, 1979, 1990
Jul 1945–Jan 1946
7-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1987, 1990, 1994, 2001
Jun 1945–Jan 1946
8-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1970, 1987, 1993
May 1945–Jan 1946
9-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1973, 1975
Apr 1945–Jan 1946
10-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1941, 1968
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012, 2022
Ties: 1970, 1976
Mar 1945–Jan 1946
11-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1941
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2022
Ties: 1956, 1964, 1978, 1998, 2010
Feb 1945–Jan 1946
12-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1968
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2022
Ties: 2001, 2015
Aug 1944–Jan 1946
18-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1941
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2013
Ties: 1939, 1973
Feb 1944–Jan 1946
24-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1941
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2022
Ties: 1973, 1983
Feb 1943–Jan 1946
36-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1941, 1970
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2013
Ties: 1966, 1978, 1980
Feb 1942–Jan 1946
48-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1941
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2014
Ties: 1945, 1964, 1976
Feb 1941–Jan 1946
60-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1941
61st Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Ties: 1948, 1964, 1978, 1984, 1985, 1990

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/