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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1938

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1938
1-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
27th Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2002
Ties: 1988
Dec 1937–Jan 1938
2-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Ties: 2003
Nov 1937–Jan 1938
3-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Oct 1937–Jan 1938
4-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Sep 1937–Jan 1938
5-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012, 2016
Ties: 1961
Aug 1937–Jan 1938
6-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Ties: 1946, 1979
Jul 1937–Jan 1938
7-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1994
Jun 1937–Jan 1938
8-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1961, 1971, 1978, 1988, 1993
May 1937–Jan 1938
9-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1955, 1961
Apr 1937–Jan 1938
10-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest to Date 1941, 1968
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1943, 1944
Mar 1937–Jan 1938
11-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest to Date 1941, 1968
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Feb 1937–Jan 1938
12-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest to Date 1968
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2013
Ties: 1948, 1976
Aug 1936–Jan 1938
18-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest to Date 1941
63rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1942, 1959, 1976, 1994
Feb 1936–Jan 1938
24-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest to Date 1941
65th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1966
Feb 1935–Jan 1938
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1941, 1970
-- -- 2013
Feb 1934–Jan 1938
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1941
-- -- 2014
Feb 1933–Jan 1938
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1941
-- -- 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/