Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1959

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1959
1-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1981
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2002
Ties: 1988
Dec 1958–Jan 1959
2-Month
25.7°F
(-3.5°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
-5.8°F
(-3.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1981
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Nov 1958–Jan 1959
3-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1981
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1968
Oct 1958–Jan 1959
4-Month
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1956
Sep 1958–Jan 1959
5-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012, 2016
Ties: 1943, 1956, 1970
Aug 1958–Jan 1959
6-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Jul 1958–Jan 1959
7-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Jun 1958–Jan 1959
8-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1941
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
May 1958–Jan 1959
9-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1941, 1968
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Apr 1958–Jan 1959
10-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1941
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Mar 1958–Jan 1959
11-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1941
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1981
Feb 1958–Jan 1959
12-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1968
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Aug 1957–Jan 1959
18-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1941
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1938, 1942, 1971
Feb 1957–Jan 1959
24-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1941
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1967
Feb 1956–Jan 1959
36-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1941, 1970
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1977
Feb 1955–Jan 1959
48-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1941
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2014
Ties: 1947, 1948, 1967, 1981
Feb 1954–Jan 1959
60-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941, 1944
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2014, 2021
Ties: 1949, 1961, 1977, 1982

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 8, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/