Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1980

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1980
1-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1981
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2002
Ties: 1963, 1966
Dec 1979–Jan 1980
2-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1981
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2016
Ties: 1966
Nov 1979–Jan 1980
3-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977, 1981
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1998
Oct 1979–Jan 1980
4-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2002
Ties: 1989, 1997
Sep 1979–Jan 1980
5-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012, 2016
Ties: 1986, 2010
Aug 1979–Jan 1980
6-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Ties: 1939, 1952, 2004, 2014
Jul 1979–Jan 1980
7-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1997
Jun 1979–Jan 1980
8-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 2009
May 1979–Jan 1980
9-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1962, 1985, 2003
Apr 1979–Jan 1980
10-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1941, 1968
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012, 2022
Ties: 1947, 1956, 1998, 2005, 2009
Mar 1979–Jan 1980
11-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1941
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2022
Ties: 1967
Feb 1979–Jan 1980
12-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1968
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2022
Aug 1978–Jan 1980
18-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1941
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2013
Ties: 1962, 1987, 2004
Feb 1978–Jan 1980
24-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1941
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2022
Ties: 1940, 1945, 1963, 1976, 1977, 1988
Feb 1977–Jan 1980
36-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1941, 1970
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1946, 1966, 1978
Feb 1976–Jan 1980
48-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1941
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2014
Ties: 1978, 1983
Feb 1975–Jan 1980
60-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1941
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2022
Ties: 1963, 1965, 1966, 1977

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/