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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-6.8°F
(-3.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1981
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Ties: 1945
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
-6.6°F
(-3.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1981
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1968
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012, 2016
Ties: 1957
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1938, 1948
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1948
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1975, 1987
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941, 1968
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1939, 1945, 1988
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1955, 1966
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1966, 1969, 1988, 1990
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1987
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1938, 1942, 1959
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1957, 1965, 1966, 1982
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941, 1970
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1939, 1946
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1941
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2014
Ties: 1943
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941, 1944
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2014, 2021
Ties: 1968, 1969, 1972

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 10, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/