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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1951

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1951
1-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1989
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2015
Ties: 1978
Nov–Dec 1951
2-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1989
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2015
Oct–Dec 1951
3-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2011, 2015
Sep–Dec 1951
4-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2015
Ties: 1947, 1985
Aug–Dec 1951
5-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2015
Ties: 1977
Jul–Dec 1951
6-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2011
Ties: 1954
Jun–Dec 1951
7-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1962, 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2011
Ties: 1944, 1968
May–Dec 1951
8-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1962
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2011, 2015
Ties: 1938
Apr–Dec 1951
9-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1940
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2011
Ties: 1955, 1960, 1961, 1969
Mar–Dec 1951
10-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1940
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2010, 2011
Ties: 1993
Feb–Dec 1951
11-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1967
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2010, 2012
Ties: 1946, 1959
Jan–Dec 1951
12-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1940
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012, 2020
Jul 1950–Dec 1951
18-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1940
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1952, 1984
Jan 1950–Dec 1951
24-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1990, 1992, 1995, 1997
Jan 1949–Dec 1951
36-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1998, 2009
Jan 1948–Dec 1951
48-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1942, 1943
28th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1991, 1993
Jan 1947–Dec 1951
60-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1940, 1943
31st Warmest Warmest to Date 2014

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/