Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1998

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1998
1-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
5.1°F
(2.9°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1981
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2002
Ties: 1989, 2012
Dec 1997–Jan 1998
2-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1981
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Nov 1997–Jan 1998
3-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977, 1981
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1980
Oct 1997–Jan 1998
4-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Ties: 2018
Sep 1997–Jan 1998
5-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2016
Aug 1997–Jan 1998
6-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1983, 2010
Jul 1997–Jan 1998
7-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1983
Jun 1997–Jan 1998
8-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 2015
May 1997–Jan 1998
9-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Apr 1997–Jan 1998
10-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1941, 1968
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2022
Ties: 1947, 1956, 1980, 2005, 2009
Mar 1997–Jan 1998
11-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1941
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2022
Ties: 1946, 1956, 1964, 1978, 2010
Feb 1997–Jan 1998
12-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1968
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2022
Ties: 1960, 2005
Aug 1996–Jan 1998
18-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1941
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2013
Ties: 1951
Feb 1996–Jan 1998
24-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1941
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2022
Ties: 1984, 1993, 1995
Feb 1995–Jan 1998
36-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1941, 1970
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2013
Ties: 1949, 1962, 1996
Feb 1994–Jan 1998
48-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1941
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2014
Ties: 1951
Feb 1993–Jan 1998
60-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1941
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2022
Ties: 1986, 1996

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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 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/