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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1953

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1953
1-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1981
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2002
Ties: 1949
Dec 1952–Jan 1953
2-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1981
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 1983, 1991
Nov 1952–Jan 1953
3-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977, 1981
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2016
Ties: 1947, 1975
Oct 1952–Jan 1953
4-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Ties: 2015
Sep 1952–Jan 1953
5-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2016
Ties: 1960
Aug 1952–Jan 1953
6-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 1947, 1967, 2015
Jul 1952–Jan 1953
7-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Jun 1952–Jan 1953
8-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
May 1952–Jan 1953
9-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1992, 1999, 2006
Apr 1952–Jan 1953
10-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1992, 1999, 2006, 2018
Mar 1952–Jan 1953
11-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Feb 1952–Jan 1953
12-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Ties: 1974
Aug 1951–Jan 1953
18-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Ties: 2006
Feb 1951–Jan 1953
24-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2013
Ties: 1951
Feb 1950–Jan 1953
36-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1941
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2013
Ties: 1950, 1956, 1993
Feb 1949–Jan 1953
48-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Feb 1948–Jan 1953
60-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941, 1944
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014, 2015
Ties: 2006, 2007

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