Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1980
1-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Apr–May 1980
2-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2010
Ties: 1931, 1979, 2002, 2014, 2018
Mar–May 1980
3-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1967
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012
Ties: 1938, 2008, 2017, 2019
Feb–May 1980
4-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1975
Jan–May 1980
5-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1898, 1927
Dec 1979–May 1980
6-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1903, 1986, 1987, 2004
Nov 1979–May 1980
7-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904, 1905
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Oct 1979–May 1980
8-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Sep 1979–May 1980
9-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1947, 2004, 2009
Aug 1979–May 1980
10-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1913, 1986
Jul 1979–May 1980
11-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1933, 2009
Jun 1979–May 1980
12-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1992
Dec 1978–May 1980
18-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1931
Jun 1978–May 1980
24-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1931, 1938, 1945, 1946, 1973
Jun 1977–May 1980
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1906
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2022
Ties: 1915, 1994
Jun 1976–May 1980
48-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2022
Ties: 1924, 1930, 1942, 1944, 1963
Jun 1975–May 1980
60-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1908
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020, 2022
Ties: 1936, 1948, 1959, 1961, 1962

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/