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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1961
1-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-5.1°F
(-2.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1981
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1981
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002, 2016
Ties: 1943
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977, 1981
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002, 2016
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002
Ties: 1938, 1946
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1971
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1944, 1945
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1979
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1971, 1978, 1988, 1993, 2001
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1955, 1971
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1941
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1969, 1971, 2004
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1941, 1968
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1944, 1988, 1990
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1968
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1966
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1972, 1986, 2010
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2013
Ties: 1948, 1959, 1967, 1975
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1941, 1970
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1939, 1946, 1966, 1978, 1980
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2014
Ties: 1991
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1941, 1944
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013, 2014, 2015
Ties: 1947, 1976, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/