Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1985

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1985
1-Month
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1981
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2002
Dec 1984–Jan 1985
2-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1981
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1988
Nov 1984–Jan 1985
3-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977, 1981
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 2015
Oct 1984–Jan 1985
4-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2002
Ties: 1962, 1988
Sep 1984–Jan 1985
5-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012, 2016
Ties: 1987, 1996, 2001
Aug 1984–Jan 1985
6-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Ties: 1937
Jul 1984–Jan 1985
7-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1986, 2005
Jun 1984–Jan 1985
8-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
May 1984–Jan 1985
9-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1962, 1980, 2003
Apr 1984–Jan 1985
10-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1941, 1968
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012, 2022
Ties: 1962, 1964
Mar 1984–Jan 1985
11-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1941
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2022
Ties: 1987, 2004
Feb 1984–Jan 1985
12-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1968
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2022
Ties: 1978, 1997
Aug 1983–Jan 1985
18-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1941
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2013
Ties: 1961, 1972
Feb 1983–Jan 1985
24-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2022
Ties: 1996, 2015
Feb 1982–Jan 1985
36-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941, 1970
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1958, 1960
Feb 1981–Jan 1985
48-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2014
Ties: 1957, 1961, 1987
Feb 1980–Jan 1985
60-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2022
Ties: 1946, 1948, 1964, 1978, 1984, 1990

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/