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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1946

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1946
1-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1981
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2002
Ties: 1988
Dec 1945–Jan 1946
2-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1981
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Nov 1945–Jan 1946
3-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977, 1981
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Ties: 1961
Oct 1945–Jan 1946
4-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Sep 1945–Jan 1946
5-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012, 2016
Ties: 1965
Aug 1945–Jan 1946
6-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1938, 1956, 1970
Jul 1945–Jan 1946
7-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1945, 1961
Jun 1945–Jan 1946
8-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1945, 1973
May 1945–Jan 1946
9-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Apr 1945–Jan 1946
10-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1941
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Mar 1945–Jan 1946
11-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1941
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1964
Feb 1945–Jan 1946
12-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1941, 1968
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2013
Aug 1944–Jan 1946
18-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1941
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2013
Ties: 1962, 1971
Feb 1944–Jan 1946
24-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1941
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2013
Ties: 1960, 1971
Feb 1943–Jan 1946
36-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1941
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2013
Ties: 1939, 1964
Feb 1942–Jan 1946
48-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1941
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2014
Ties: 1966, 1969, 1979
Feb 1941–Jan 1946
60-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1941, 1944
64th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014, 2021
Ties: 1967, 1977, 1980

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 11, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/