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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1968

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1968
1-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1989
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Nov–Dec 1968
2-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1989
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1970, 2000
Oct–Dec 1968
3-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2011, 2015
Ties: 1952
Sep–Dec 1968
4-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2015
Ties: 1938, 1997
Aug–Dec 1968
5-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2015
Ties: 1956
Jul–Dec 1968
6-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2011
Ties: 1938, 1988, 1997
Jun–Dec 1968
7-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1962, 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2011
Ties: 1944, 1951
May–Dec 1968
8-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1962
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2011, 2015
Ties: 1937, 1964, 1985
Apr–Dec 1968
9-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2011
Ties: 1985
Mar–Dec 1968
10-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2010, 2011
Ties: 1965, 1975, 1982
Feb–Dec 1968
11-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2010, 2012
Ties: 1950, 1964
Jan–Dec 1968
12-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012, 2020
Ties: 1987
Jul 1967–Dec 1968
18-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1939, 1982, 1987
Jan 1967–Dec 1968
24-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Jan 1966–Dec 1968
36-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1940
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1944, 1963, 1982
Jan 1965–Dec 1968
48-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1942, 1943
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1939, 1965, 1970, 1981
Jan 1964–Dec 1968
60-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1940, 1943
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2014
Ties: 1965, 1978, 1980

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/