Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1915, 1935, 1966
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2010
Ties: 1971
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1967
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1978, 1992
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1907
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1960, 1984
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1907
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1946, 1957, 1960, 1964, 1975, 2007
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1985, 2018, 2019
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904, 1905
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1960
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1905
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1992
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1905
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1952, 1958
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1905
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1955, 1992, 2009
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1905
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1945, 1952, 1955, 1984, 1989
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1913, 1984
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1905
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1914, 1945, 1983, 2004
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1905
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1981, 1989, 2015
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1906
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2022
Ties: 1932, 1986
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1907
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2022
Ties: 1975, 1985, 1987
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1908
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020, 2022
Ties: 1934, 1984, 1996

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/