Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1950

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1950
1-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
5.5°F
(3.1°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1981
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2002
Dec 1949–Jan 1950
2-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1981
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 2021
Nov 1949–Jan 1950
3-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1981
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 1998
Oct 1949–Jan 1950
4-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1949, 1999, 2020
Sep 1949–Jan 1950
5-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012, 2016
Ties: 2011, 2015
Aug 1949–Jan 1950
6-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Jul 1949–Jan 1950
7-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1949, 1972
Jun 1949–Jan 1950
8-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2019
May 1949–Jan 1950
9-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941, 1968
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2020
Apr 1949–Jan 1950
10-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2020
Mar 1949–Jan 1950
11-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb 1949–Jan 1950
12-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1968
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1995
Aug 1948–Jan 1950
18-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 2008, 2020
Feb 1948–Jan 1950
24-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941
25th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1996
Feb 1947–Jan 1950
36-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941, 1970
39th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1956, 1995
Feb 1946–Jan 1950
48-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941
39th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Feb 1945–Jan 1950
60-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941, 1944
38th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014, 2021
Ties: 1988

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 10, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/