Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2002

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2002
1-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
7.8°F
(4.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Dec 2001–Jan 2002
2-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
7.0°F
(3.9°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1981
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Nov 2001–Jan 2002
3-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
6.0°F
(3.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977, 1981
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Oct 2001–Jan 2002
4-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
5.1°F
(2.9°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Sep 2001–Jan 2002
5-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012, 2016
Aug 2001–Jan 2002
6-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jul 2001–Jan 2002
7-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2017
Jun 2001–Jan 2002
8-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2016, 2021
May 2001–Jan 2002
9-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Apr 2001–Jan 2002
10-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941, 1968
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012, 2022
Mar 2001–Jan 2002
11-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Feb 2001–Jan 2002
12-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2022
Ties: 1950
Aug 2000–Jan 2002
18-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2013
Ties: 1954, 2020
Feb 2000–Jan 2002
24-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2022
Ties: 1999
Feb 1999–Jan 2002
36-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941, 1970
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2013
Ties: 2000
Feb 1998–Jan 2002
48-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Ties: 2012
Feb 1997–Jan 2002
60-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Ties: 2012, 2019

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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 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/