Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1996

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1996
1-Month
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1981
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Ties: 1997
Dec 1995–Jan 1996
2-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1981
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Nov 1995–Jan 1996
3-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977, 1981
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Oct 1995–Jan 1996
4-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Ties: 1979
Sep 1995–Jan 1996
5-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2016
Ties: 1985, 1987, 2001
Aug 1995–Jan 1996
6-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1964
Jul 1995–Jan 1996
7-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Jun 1995–Jan 1996
8-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1964, 1983, 2005
May 1995–Jan 1996
9-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Apr 1995–Jan 1996
10-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1941, 1968
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2022
Ties: 1969, 1994
Mar 1995–Jan 1996
11-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1941
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2022
Ties: 1966, 1969
Feb 1995–Jan 1996
12-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1968
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2022
Aug 1994–Jan 1996
18-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1941
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2013
Ties: 1974, 1991, 2005
Feb 1994–Jan 1996
24-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1941
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2022
Ties: 1985, 2015
Feb 1993–Jan 1996
36-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1941, 1970
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2013
Ties: 1949, 1962, 1998
Feb 1992–Jan 1996
48-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1941
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2014
Ties: 1947, 1948, 1967, 1972
Feb 1991–Jan 1996
60-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1941
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2022
Ties: 1986, 1998

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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 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/