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
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1981
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002
Ties: 1976
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1981
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1943
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977, 1981
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1946
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002
Ties: 1971
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012, 2016
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1945, 1994
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1979, 1993
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1994
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1955, 1971, 1978, 1994
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1941, 1968
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012, 2022
Ties: 1937, 1971
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1941
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2022
Ties: 1944, 1945, 1948, 1970, 1975, 1976, 1982, 1990
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1968
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2022
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1972, 1985
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2022
Ties: 1959, 1975, 1986, 1991
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1941, 1970
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1939, 1975, 1988
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2014
Ties: 1957, 1985, 1987
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2022
Ties: 1949, 1974, 1975, 1989, 1991

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/