Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1984
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1946
Ties: 1981, 1995
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 2015
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1960, 1964
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 2015
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2009
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1948
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1986, 1990
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1948
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1946, 1973
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1939
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1969
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1948, 1961
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1941
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1948, 1975, 1994
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1941
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1965, 1969
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1941
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1943, 1982
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1941
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2022
Ties: 1945, 1980
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1941
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1938, 1939, 1945, 1948, 1966, 1971, 1983
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1941
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2013, 2022
Ties: 1976
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1941
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2022
Ties: 1949, 1958, 1961, 1974, 1985, 1994
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1941, 1944
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2020, 2022
Ties: 1949, 1986, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/