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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1955

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1955
1-Month
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-9.0°F
(-5.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1989
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Nov–Dec 1955
2-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
-6.5°F
(-3.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1989
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Oct–Dec 1955
3-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2011, 2015
Sep–Dec 1955
4-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1980
Aug–Dec 1955
5-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1958, 1978
Jul–Dec 1955
6-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2011
Ties: 1963
Jun–Dec 1955
7-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1962, 1976
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2011
May–Dec 1955
8-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1962
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2011, 2015
Ties: 1960, 1997
Apr–Dec 1955
9-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2011
Ties: 1951, 1960, 1961, 1969
Mar–Dec 1955
10-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2010, 2011
Ties: 1961, 1970
Feb–Dec 1955
11-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1967
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2010, 2012
Ties: 1945, 1966, 1996, 2003
Jan–Dec 1955
12-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012, 2020
Ties: 1954, 1960, 1971, 1975, 1995
Jul 1954–Dec 1955
18-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1966, 1985
Jan 1954–Dec 1955
24-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1946, 2004
Jan 1953–Dec 1955
36-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jan 1952–Dec 1955
48-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1942, 1943
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2013
Ties: 1998, 2006
Jan 1951–Dec 1955
60-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940, 1943
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2014
Ties: 1954, 2007

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