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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1989
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1948, 1965, 1979, 1991, 2004
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1989
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2011, 2015
Ties: 1987
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1982
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 2002
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2011
Ties: 1949, 2019
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2011
Ties: 1961
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1962
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2011, 2015
Ties: 1971
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2011
Ties: 1983, 2008
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2010, 2011
Ties: 2004
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1967
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2010, 2012
Ties: 1946, 1951
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1946, 1984, 1993
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1942, 1946, 1969
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1940
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1964, 1965, 1975, 1977
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940, 1941
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1961, 1994
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1942, 1943
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2013
Ties: 1947, 1973
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940, 1943
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2014
Ties: 1960, 1973

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/