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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
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1981
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2002
Dec 1952–Jan 1953
2-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1981
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 1975
Nov 1952–Jan 1953
3-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977, 1981
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2016
Ties: 1998
Oct 1952–Jan 1953
4-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Sep 1952–Jan 1953
5-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012, 2016
Aug 1952–Jan 1953
6-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 1989
Jul 1952–Jan 1953
7-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Jun 1952–Jan 1953
8-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1958, 2019
May 1952–Jan 1953
9-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 2014
Apr 1952–Jan 1953
10-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Mar 1952–Jan 1953
11-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1954
Feb 1952–Jan 1953
12-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941, 1968
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Ties: 1974
Aug 1951–Jan 1953
18-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Ties: 1984, 1995, 2001
Feb 1951–Jan 1953
24-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2013
Ties: 2010
Feb 1950–Jan 1953
36-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1941
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2013
Ties: 1950
Feb 1949–Jan 1953
48-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Ties: 2004, 2007
Feb 1948–Jan 1953
60-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941, 1944
24th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/