Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1998
1-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
7.0°F
(3.9°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Dec 1997–Jan 1998
2-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1949, 2021
Nov 1997–Jan 1998
3-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1954
Oct 1997–Jan 1998
4-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Sep 1997–Jan 1998
5-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Aug 1997–Jan 1998
6-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Jul 1997–Jan 1998
7-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1901, 1939
Jun 1997–Jan 1998
8-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2012, 2016
Ties: 1901, 1951, 1983, 1985, 1997
May 1997–Jan 1998
9-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2016
Ties: 1901, 1939, 1967
Apr 1997–Jan 1998
10-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2016
Ties: 1909, 1951, 1975, 1976, 1986
Mar 1997–Jan 1998
11-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2013
Ties: 1928, 1943, 1969, 1976, 2001, 2004
Feb 1997–Jan 1998
12-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2013
Ties: 1949, 1985, 1986, 1989
Aug 1996–Jan 1998
18-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1922, 1975, 1986, 2010
Feb 1996–Jan 1998
24-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1995, 2004
Feb 1995–Jan 1998
36-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1906, 1919
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2013
Ties: 1960, 1987, 1994, 1996
Feb 1994–Jan 1998
48-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905, 1908, 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2014
Ties: 1934, 1986, 1991
Feb 1993–Jan 1998
60-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1908
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1978, 1989

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/