Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1962

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1962
1-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1981
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002
Dec 1961–Jan 1962
2-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1981
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Nov 1961–Jan 1962
3-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977, 1981
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 2001
Oct 1961–Jan 1962
4-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002
Ties: 1985, 1988
Sep 1961–Jan 1962
5-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012, 2016
Ties: 1992
Aug 1961–Jan 1962
6-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 2015
Jul 1961–Jan 1962
7-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1942
Jun 1961–Jan 1962
8-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1947
May 1961–Jan 1962
9-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1980, 1985, 2003
Apr 1961–Jan 1962
10-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1941, 1968
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012, 2022
Ties: 1964, 1985
Mar 1961–Jan 1962
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1941
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2022
Ties: 1939, 1951, 1997
Feb 1961–Jan 1962
12-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1968
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2022
Ties: 1939
Aug 1960–Jan 1962
18-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1941
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013
Ties: 1980, 1987, 2004
Feb 1960–Jan 1962
24-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2022
Ties: 1949, 1974, 1997
Feb 1959–Jan 1962
36-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1941, 1970
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1949, 1996, 1998
Feb 1958–Jan 1962
48-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1941
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2014
Ties: 1963, 1977, 1988
Feb 1957–Jan 1962
60-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1941
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2022
Ties: 1987, 1994

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/