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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1956
1-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1981
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2002
Dec 1955–Jan 1956
2-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1981
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1946
Nov 1955–Jan 1956
3-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1981
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Oct 1955–Jan 1956
4-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1943, 1959
Sep 1955–Jan 1956
5-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012, 2016
Ties: 1943, 1959
Aug 1955–Jan 1956
6-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1970, 1971, 1990
Jul 1955–Jan 1956
7-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1948, 1975, 1988
Jun 1955–Jan 1956
8-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1969, 1994
May 1955–Jan 1956
9-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1964, 1966, 1996
Apr 1955–Jan 1956
10-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1941, 1968
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Mar 1955–Jan 1956
11-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1941, 1968
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1997
Feb 1955–Jan 1956
12-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1968
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1946, 1978
Aug 1954–Jan 1956
18-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1949, 1997
Feb 1954–Jan 1956
24-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1941
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1972, 1991
Feb 1953–Jan 1956
36-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1941, 1970
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1950, 1997
Feb 1952–Jan 1956
48-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1941
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2014
Ties: 1950, 1952, 1954, 1999, 2006
Feb 1951–Jan 1956
60-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1941
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2014
Ties: 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/