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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1970

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1970
1-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-7.1°F
(-3.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Dec 1969–Jan 1970
2-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1981
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002, 2016
Nov 1969–Jan 1970
3-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977, 1981
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002, 2016
Oct 1969–Jan 1970
4-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Ties: 1968
Sep 1969–Jan 1970
5-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1943, 1959
Aug 1969–Jan 1970
6-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1956, 1957
Jul 1969–Jan 1970
7-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1940, 1959, 1965
Jun 1969–Jan 1970
8-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
May 1969–Jan 1970
9-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Apr 1969–Jan 1970
10-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1941
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1946, 1976, 2001
Mar 1969–Jan 1970
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1941, 1968
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1945, 1965, 1975, 1976, 1982
Feb 1969–Jan 1970
12-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1968
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 1938, 1944, 1965, 1990
Aug 1968–Jan 1970
18-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1941
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1942, 1965, 1971, 1976
Feb 1968–Jan 1970
24-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1941
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1938, 1944, 1979
Feb 1967–Jan 1970
36-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1941, 1970
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 1941
Feb 1966–Jan 1970
48-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1941
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2014
Ties: 1944, 1981
Feb 1965–Jan 1970
60-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1941, 1944
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013, 2014, 2015
Ties: 1969, 1971, 1979, 1983

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  • 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/