Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1990

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1990
1-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
6.9°F
(3.9°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1981
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2002
Dec 1989–Jan 1990
2-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1981
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Ties: 2004
Nov 1989–Jan 1990
3-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977, 1981
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Oct 1989–Jan 1990
4-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2002
Sep 1989–Jan 1990
5-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012, 2016
Ties: 1965
Aug 1989–Jan 1990
6-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Ties: 1946, 1973, 1979
Jul 1989–Jan 1990
7-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1946, 1987, 1994, 2001
Jun 1989–Jan 1990
8-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
May 1989–Jan 1990
9-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1988
Apr 1989–Jan 1990
10-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941, 1968
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012, 2022
Ties: 1948, 1987, 2001
Mar 1989–Jan 1990
11-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2022
Ties: 1944, 1945, 1948, 1961, 1970, 1975, 1976, 1982
Feb 1989–Jan 1990
12-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1968
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2022
Ties: 1944, 1945, 1948, 1965, 1970, 1976, 1994
Aug 1988–Jan 1990
18-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Feb 1988–Jan 1990
24-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1941
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2022
Ties: 1943, 1987, 1989
Feb 1987–Jan 1990
36-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1941, 1970
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Ties: 1944, 1959, 1973, 1989
Feb 1986–Jan 1990
48-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2014
Ties: 1973, 1984
Feb 1985–Jan 1990
60-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1941
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2022
Ties: 1946, 1948, 1964, 1978, 1984, 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/