Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1989
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1979
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1989
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1938, 1952, 2005
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2011, 2015
Ties: 2010
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1973
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1957, 1973, 2007, 2010, 2017
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2011
Ties: 1949, 2005, 2018
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1962, 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2021
Ties: 1948, 1991
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1962
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2021
Ties: 1983, 1991
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940, 1967
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2021
Ties: 2018
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940, 1967
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2021
Ties: 1990, 2013, 2018
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1967
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2021
Ties: 1946, 1951, 1984, 2005
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2021
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1938, 1945, 1969
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1940
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2021
Ties: 1964, 1976, 1988, 1989
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940, 1941
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1947, 1961, 1997, 2005
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940, 1942, 1943
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2013
Ties: 1948, 1973, 1976
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1943
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2021
Ties: 1960, 1985, 1986, 1987, 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 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/