Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2003

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2003
1-Month
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1981
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 1954
Dec 2002–Jan 2003
2-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1981
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Ties: 1944, 1965, 1969
Nov 2002–Jan 2003
3-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1981
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Oct 2002–Jan 2003
4-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1957, 1965, 1990
Sep 2002–Jan 2003
5-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012, 2016
Ties: 1937
Aug 2002–Jan 2003
6-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Ties: 1951, 1967, 2004
Jul 2002–Jan 2003
7-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1954, 1983, 2010
Jun 2002–Jan 2003
8-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1967, 2009
May 2002–Jan 2003
9-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941, 1968
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Apr 2002–Jan 2003
10-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1960, 1972, 1974, 2009
Mar 2002–Jan 2003
11-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Feb 2002–Jan 2003
12-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013
Ties: 2006
Aug 2001–Jan 2003
18-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1941
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 2011
Feb 2001–Jan 2003
24-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1941
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2013
Ties: 2011, 2020
Feb 2000–Jan 2003
36-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1941, 1970
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013
Ties: 2009
Feb 1999–Jan 2003
48-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2014
Ties: 2017
Feb 1998–Jan 2003
60-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1941, 1944
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014, 2021

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