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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
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)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1981
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
-6.0°F
(-3.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1981
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1982
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1968, 1970
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012, 2016
Ties: 1994
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1956, 1970, 1990
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 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)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1938, 1961, 1978, 1988, 1993
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 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)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941, 1968
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1961, 1969
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941, 1968
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1943, 1966
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1951, 1964, 1982
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2013
Ties: 1970
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1957, 1960, 1965
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941, 1970
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1941
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2014
Ties: 1943
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2014
Ties: 1945, 1969, 1970, 1979, 1983

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