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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
22.5°F
(-5.3°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-6.3°F
(-3.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1981
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
-6.2°F
(-3.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977, 1981
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1982
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1938, 1968, 1970
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012, 2016
Ties: 1944
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1948, 1973, 1990, 1994
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1948, 1994, 2001
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1937, 1988
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1945, 1978
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1955, 1966
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1966
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941, 1968
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1939, 1951, 1964, 1982
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2013
Ties: 1939, 1959, 1970, 1976
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1939, 1957, 1965
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1944, 1966
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1941
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2014
Ties: 1944
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941, 1944
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2014
Ties: 1968, 1969, 1970, 1979, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/