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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1974

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1974
1-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1981
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Dec 1973–Jan 1974
2-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1981
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 1997
Nov 1973–Jan 1974
3-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977, 1981
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1951, 1967, 2000
Oct 1973–Jan 1974
4-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1958
Sep 1973–Jan 1974
5-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2016
Ties: 2011, 2015
Aug 1973–Jan 1974
6-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 2011
Jul 1973–Jan 1974
7-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 2018
Jun 1973–Jan 1974
8-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1949, 1954, 2014
May 1973–Jan 1974
9-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Apr 1973–Jan 1974
10-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1941
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1972, 1991
Mar 1973–Jan 1974
11-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1941
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 2014
Feb 1973–Jan 1974
12-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1941, 1968
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1953
Aug 1972–Jan 1974
18-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1941
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1951
Feb 1972–Jan 1974
24-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1941
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1948, 1987, 1989
Feb 1971–Jan 1974
36-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1941
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1958, 1984, 1995
Feb 1970–Jan 1974
48-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1941
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2014
Ties: 1961, 1991, 1996
Feb 1969–Jan 1974
60-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1941, 1944
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2014
Ties: 1959, 1960, 1975, 1989

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