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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1939

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1939
1-Month
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2002
Dec 1938–Jan 1939
2-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1981
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Nov 1938–Jan 1939
3-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977, 1981
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Ties: 1966, 1987, 2009, 2014
Oct 1938–Jan 1939
4-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1975, 1996
Sep 1938–Jan 1939
5-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012, 2016
Ties: 1964
Aug 1938–Jan 1939
6-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
48th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1985, 2009
Jul 1938–Jan 1939
7-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
51st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jun 1938–Jan 1939
8-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
49th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
May 1938–Jan 1939
9-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1944, 1955, 1961, 2001
Apr 1938–Jan 1939
10-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1941
57th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1961
Mar 1938–Jan 1939
11-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1941
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1955, 1983, 1994, 2004
Feb 1938–Jan 1939
12-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1941, 1968
56th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1951, 1964, 1971, 1982
Aug 1937–Jan 1939
18-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1941
64th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1959, 1970, 1971, 1976
Feb 1937–Jan 1939
24-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1941
64th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1957, 1965, 1971
Feb 1936–Jan 1939
36-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest to Date 1941
68th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1946, 1964
Feb 1935–Jan 1939
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1941
-- -- 2014
Feb 1934–Jan 1939
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1941, 1944
-- -- 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/