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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1947

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1947
1-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-5.3°F
(-3.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1989
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 2000
Nov–Dec 1947
2-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
-5.1°F
(-2.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1989
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Oct–Dec 1947
3-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2011, 2015
Ties: 1964, 1986, 1995
Sep–Dec 1947
4-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1951
Aug–Dec 1947
5-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1966, 1987, 1997
Jul–Dec 1947
6-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2011
Ties: 1946, 1950, 1979
Jun–Dec 1947
7-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2011
Ties: 1938
May–Dec 1947
8-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1962
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2011, 2015
Ties: 1951, 1969, 1977
Apr–Dec 1947
9-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1940
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2011
Ties: 1938, 1965, 1981, 1995
Mar–Dec 1947
10-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1940
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2010, 2011
Ties: 1942
Feb–Dec 1947
11-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1967
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2010, 2012
Ties: 1965, 1975, 1976, 1982
Jan–Dec 1947
12-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1940
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1941, 1950, 2003
Jul 1946–Dec 1947
18-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1940
45th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1955, 1971, 1988
Jan 1946–Dec 1947
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1940
43rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1955, 1974, 1985
Jan 1945–Dec 1947
36-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1940, 1941
47th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1973, 1975, 1983
Jan 1944–Dec 1947
48-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1942, 1943
47th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1959, 1973
Jan 1943–Dec 1947
60-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1940, 1943
58th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Ties: 1963, 1976

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/