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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1989
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1989
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2011, 2015
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2011
Ties: 1994, 1998
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1962, 1976
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2011
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1962
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2011, 2015
Ties: 1949, 2012
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2011
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2010, 2011
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1967
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2010, 2012
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012, 2020
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1998, 2007, 2013, 2018
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2003, 2007
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1942, 1943
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2013
Ties: 1952, 1954, 2003
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940, 1943
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Ties: 2003

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/