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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1981
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 2010
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1981
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1986
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1981
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1955
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2016
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1938
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1946, 1970, 1982
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1941, 1968
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1943
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1941
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1941
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1963
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1968
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1981
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1943, 1948
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1949, 1962, 1980, 1988, 1994
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941, 1970
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1957, 1975, 1982, 1983
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2014
Ties: 1962, 1963
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1941, 1944
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2014, 2021
Ties: 1946, 1967

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