Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1961
1-Month
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1981
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1937, 2002
Ties: 1976
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1981
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977, 1981
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1946
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012, 2016
Ties: 1943
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1940
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1979, 1990, 1993
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1945, 1978, 1988
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1978, 1994
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1968
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1946, 1969, 1994, 1996
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1968
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1938, 1970, 1975, 1976, 1982
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1968
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013, 2021
Ties: 1937, 1966
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1986
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2013
Ties: 1959, 1967
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1970
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1975, 1988, 1990
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1971
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2014
Ties: 1974, 1997
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1941, 1944
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2014, 2021, 2022
Ties: 1947, 1948, 1959, 1974, 1975, 1989, 1991

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 7, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/