Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1961
1-Month
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1981
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1981
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977, 1981
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1946
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012, 2016
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1945, 1946
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1939, 1944, 1971, 1986
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1941
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1939, 1986, 1994, 1996
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1941
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1948, 1970, 1976
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1968
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1966, 1996
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1967
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2013
Ties: 1967, 1991, 2005
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1941
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1966, 1980
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2014
Ties: 1957, 1985, 1997
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1941, 1944
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2014
Ties: 1949, 1959, 1974, 1975, 1988, 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 9, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/