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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1983

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1983
1-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1989
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Nov–Dec 1983
2-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1989
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1965, 2019
Oct–Dec 1983
3-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2011, 2015
Ties: 2018
Sep–Dec 1983
4-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1973
Aug–Dec 1983
5-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Jul–Dec 1983
6-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2011
Ties: 1948, 2002, 2017
Jun–Dec 1983
7-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1976
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2011
Ties: 1957, 1971, 2007, 2013, 2014, 2018
May–Dec 1983
8-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1962
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2011, 2015
Ties: 1990
Apr–Dec 1983
9-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2011
Ties: 1959, 2008
Mar–Dec 1983
10-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1940
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2010, 2011
Ties: 1973, 2007
Feb–Dec 1983
11-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1967
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2010, 2012
Ties: 2008
Jan–Dec 1983
12-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1940
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Jul 1982–Dec 1983
18-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1940
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 2001
Jan 1982–Dec 1983
24-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1940
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1957, 1960, 2004
Jan 1981–Dec 1983
36-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1940, 1941
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1947, 1973, 1975
Jan 1980–Dec 1983
48-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1942, 1943
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1961, 1974, 1975, 1987, 1988
Jan 1979–Dec 1983
60-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1940, 1943
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2014
Ties: 1948, 1958, 1975, 1977, 1984, 1988

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