Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1971
1-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1903
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2022
Jul–Aug 1971
2-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1903
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2022
Ties: 1896, 1968, 2004, 2017
Jun–Aug 1971
3-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1903
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2020
Ties: 1917, 1969, 1996
May–Aug 1971
4-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1903
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2022
Ties: 1895, 1898, 1900, 1921
Apr–Aug 1971
5-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1929, 1932, 1965
Mar–Aug 1971
6-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1926
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1965
Feb–Aug 1971
7-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1903, 1913, 1936, 1939, 1947, 1961, 1964
Jan–Aug 1971
8-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1956, 1961, 1967
Dec 1970–Aug 1971
9-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1904, 1907
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Nov 1970–Aug 1971
10-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1904
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1978
Oct 1970–Aug 1971
11-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1905
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1914, 1924, 1943
Sep 1970–Aug 1971
12-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1905
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1899, 1903, 1915, 1924
Mar 1970–Aug 1971
18-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1899, 1929, 1956, 1966, 1977, 1979
Sep 1969–Aug 1971
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1905
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2013
Ties: 1900, 1911, 1928, 1963
Sep 1968–Aug 1971
36-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905, 1906
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2022
Ties: 1910, 1922, 1929, 1970, 1972, 1978
Sep 1967–Aug 1971
48-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2013
Ties: 1901, 1916, 1942, 1963, 1969, 1970
Sep 1966–Aug 1971
60-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907, 1908
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2022
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1902, 1913, 1923, 1938, 1943, 1944, 1966, 1968

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/