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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1942

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1942
1-Month
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-7.2°F
(-4.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1989
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1945
Nov–Dec 1942
2-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1989
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1962
Oct–Dec 1942
3-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1989
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2011, 2015
Ties: 1937, 1940, 1944
Sep–Dec 1942
4-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1976, 1989
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1972
Aug–Dec 1942
5-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1980
Jul–Dec 1942
6-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1962
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2011
Ties: 1992
Jun–Dec 1942
7-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1962
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2011
Ties: 1992
May–Dec 1942
8-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1962
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2011, 2015
Ties: 1980, 2000
Apr–Dec 1942
9-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2011
Mar–Dec 1942
10-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2010, 2011
Ties: 1947, 1969
Feb–Dec 1942
11-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1967
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2010, 2012
Ties: 1944
Jan–Dec 1942
12-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012, 2020
Ties: 1948, 1982
Jul 1941–Dec 1942
18-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
56th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1959, 1969
Jan 1941–Dec 1942
24-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2021
Ties: 1945, 1948, 1956, 1986, 1988, 1993
Jan 1940–Dec 1942
36-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jan 1939–Dec 1942
48-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1942, 1943
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2013
Ties: 1943
Jan 1938–Dec 1942
60-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940, 1943
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2021
Ties: 1944

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