Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1956
1-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1932
Dec 1955–Jan 1956
2-Month
24.2°F
(-4.3°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1911, 1934, 1990
Nov 1955–Jan 1956
3-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Oct 1955–Jan 1956
4-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Sep 1955–Jan 1956
5-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1918
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1897, 1936, 1948
Aug 1955–Jan 1956
6-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1964, 1973, 1988, 1990
Jul 1955–Jan 1956
7-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1924
Jun 1955–Jan 1956
8-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1904
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012, 2016
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1929, 1986
May 1955–Jan 1956
9-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1909, 2004, 2009
Apr 1955–Jan 1956
10-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1937, 1947, 1952, 1962
Mar 1955–Jan 1956
11-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2013
Ties: 1962, 1983
Feb 1955–Jan 1956
12-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1922, 1955, 1972, 1978
Aug 1954–Jan 1956
18-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1905
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1980
Feb 1954–Jan 1956
24-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Feb 1953–Jan 1956
36-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1906, 1919
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1951, 2006, 2010
Feb 1952–Jan 1956
48-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1905, 1908, 1918
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2014
Feb 1951–Jan 1956
60-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1908
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2021
Ties: 1953, 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/