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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1974

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1974
1-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1989
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1987, 1997
Nov–Dec 1974
2-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1989
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1987, 1993
Oct–Dec 1974
3-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2011, 2015
Sep–Dec 1974
4-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Aug–Dec 1974
5-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Jul–Dec 1974
6-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2011
Ties: 1972, 1980
Jun–Dec 1974
7-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2011
Ties: 1972, 1978
May–Dec 1974
8-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1962
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2011, 2015
Apr–Dec 1974
9-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2011
Ties: 1936, 1939, 1958, 1978
Mar–Dec 1974
10-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2010, 2011
Ties: 1943
Feb–Dec 1974
11-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2010, 2012
Ties: 1992
Jan–Dec 1974
12-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1992
Jul 1973–Dec 1974
18-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1948, 1972, 1976, 1993
Jan 1973–Dec 1974
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1947, 1955, 1985
Jan 1972–Dec 1974
36-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940, 1941
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1977, 1988
Jan 1971–Dec 1974
48-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1942, 1943
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2013
Ties: 1961, 1975, 1983, 1987, 1988
Jan 1970–Dec 1974
60-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940, 1943
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2014

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