Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1970
1-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1903
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2022
Ties: 2007
Jul–Aug 1970
2-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1903
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2022
Ties: 1938, 1990
Jun–Aug 1970
3-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1903
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1900, 1930, 1931, 1939, 1959, 1967, 1981, 2014
May–Aug 1970
4-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1903
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2022
Ties: 1911, 1943, 1952
Apr–Aug 1970
5-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2010
Ties: 1921, 1983, 2004, 2007
Mar–Aug 1970
6-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1926
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2010
Ties: 1925, 1951, 1968, 1986
Feb–Aug 1970
7-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1919, 1944, 1969
Jan–Aug 1970
8-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1896, 1897, 1943
Dec 1969–Aug 1970
9-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904, 1907
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1915, 1946, 1965
Nov 1969–Aug 1970
10-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1904
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1897, 1900, 1903, 1936, 1946, 1965, 1967, 1996
Oct 1969–Aug 1970
11-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1905
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1901, 1903, 1915, 1922, 1936, 1967
Sep 1969–Aug 1970
12-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1905
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1896, 1900
Mar 1969–Aug 1970
18-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1898, 1928, 1944, 1964
Sep 1968–Aug 1970
24-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1905
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013
Ties: 1946, 1959, 1961
Sep 1967–Aug 1970
36-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1905, 1906
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2022
Ties: 1910, 1922, 1929, 1971, 1972, 1978
Sep 1966–Aug 1970
48-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 1901, 1916, 1942, 1963, 1969, 1971
Sep 1965–Aug 1970
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907, 1908
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2022
Ties: 1940, 1941, 1963, 1969

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/