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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1939

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1939
1-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
26th Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2002
Dec 1938–Jan 1939
2-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1981
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Nov 1938–Jan 1939
3-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1981
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Oct 1938–Jan 1939
4-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1976, 1986, 2005
Sep 1938–Jan 1939
5-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012, 2016
Ties: 1975, 1976, 2004
Aug 1938–Jan 1939
6-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
44th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1952, 1980
Jul 1938–Jan 1939
7-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
49th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1969
Jun 1938–Jan 1939
8-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
46th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1952
May 1938–Jan 1939
9-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1945, 1986
Apr 1938–Jan 1939
10-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1941, 1968
49th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1986, 1994, 1996
Mar 1938–Jan 1939
11-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1941, 1968
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1951, 1996, 2001
Feb 1938–Jan 1939
12-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1968
48th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1962
Aug 1937–Jan 1939
18-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1941
55th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1946, 1993
Feb 1937–Jan 1939
24-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1941
59th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1978
Feb 1936–Jan 1939
36-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1941, 1970
61st Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1946, 1959, 1975, 1988, 1990
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
-- -- 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/