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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1981
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 2001
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1981
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977, 1981
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2016
Ties: 1979
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1948, 1971, 1990, 1994
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1945, 1946
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1943, 1975
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1941
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1959
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1941
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1977
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1941, 1968
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1979
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1949
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1957, 1989, 1990
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2014
Ties: 1962, 1963, 1990
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1941, 1944
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2014
Ties: 1947, 1948

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