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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1951

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1951
1-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1981
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2002
Dec 1950–Jan 1951
2-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1981
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Nov 1950–Jan 1951
3-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1977, 1981
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2002, 2016
Ties: 1967
Oct 1950–Jan 1951
4-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2002
Sep 1950–Jan 1951
5-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012, 2016
Ties: 1967, 2018
Aug 1950–Jan 1951
6-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 1942, 1989, 1992
Jul 1950–Jan 1951
7-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1989, 1992
Jun 1950–Jan 1951
8-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1960, 2014
May 1950–Jan 1951
9-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1989
Apr 1950–Jan 1951
10-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1941, 1968
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Mar 1950–Jan 1951
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1941, 1968
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1939, 1962
Feb 1950–Jan 1951
12-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1968
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Ties: 1983
Aug 1949–Jan 1951
18-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Ties: 1974, 1991, 1996, 2005
Feb 1949–Jan 1951
24-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Ties: 1953, 2001
Feb 1948–Jan 1951
36-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1941, 1970
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Feb 1947–Jan 1951
48-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2014
Ties: 1998
Feb 1946–Jan 1951
60-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941, 1944
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2014
Ties: 1952, 1995

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