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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1972
1-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 2015
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1977
Jan–Feb 1972
2-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 2015
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002
Dec 1971–Feb 1972
3-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002
Nov 1971–Feb 1972
4-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002, 2012, 2016
Ties: 1952, 2009
Oct 1971–Feb 1972
5-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1960, 1974, 1976
Sep 1971–Feb 1972
6-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Aug 1971–Feb 1972
7-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1960
Jul 1971–Feb 1972
8-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Jun 1971–Feb 1972
9-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1949
May 1971–Feb 1972
10-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Apr 1971–Feb 1972
11-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1974, 2010
Mar 1971–Feb 1972
12-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Sep 1970–Feb 1972
18-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1960, 1967
Mar 1970–Feb 1972
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013
Ties: 1961, 1993
Mar 1969–Feb 1972
36-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941, 1942
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1958, 1962, 1994, 1995
Mar 1968–Feb 1972
48-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2014
Ties: 1960, 1984
Mar 1967–Feb 1972
60-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1944
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020, 2021
Ties: 1946, 1948

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