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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1985

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1985
1-Month
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1981
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2002
Dec 1984–Jan 1985
2-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1981
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2002, 2016
Nov 1984–Jan 1985
3-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977, 1981
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2002, 2016
Oct 1984–Jan 1985
4-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2002
Ties: 1962, 1969
Sep 1984–Jan 1985
5-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Ties: 1987
Aug 1984–Jan 1985
6-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Ties: 1937, 1996
Jul 1984–Jan 1985
7-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1986
Jun 1984–Jan 1985
8-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
May 1984–Jan 1985
9-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 2005
Apr 1984–Jan 1985
10-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1941
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1964
Mar 1984–Jan 1985
11-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1941, 1968
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1971
Feb 1984–Jan 1985
12-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1968
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2013
Ties: 1978
Aug 1983–Jan 1985
18-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1941
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2013
Ties: 1947, 1967, 1989, 2015
Feb 1983–Jan 1985
24-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1993, 1998, 2015
Feb 1982–Jan 1985
36-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941, 1970
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1960, 1998
Feb 1981–Jan 1985
48-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2014
Ties: 1949, 1957, 1958, 1987
Feb 1980–Jan 1985
60-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941, 1944
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2013, 2014, 2015
Ties: 1948, 1984, 1990

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/