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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1986

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1986
1-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1984
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012
Feb–Mar 1986
2-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 2015
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1938
Jan–Mar 1986
3-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 2015
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Dec 1985–Mar 1986
4-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1959
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1990
Nov 1985–Mar 1986
5-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940, 1948
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Oct 1985–Mar 1986
6-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1937, 1952, 1960, 1989, 2009
Sep 1985–Mar 1986
7-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1950, 1952
Aug 1985–Mar 1986
8-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1952, 1988
Jul 1985–Mar 1986
9-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Jun 1985–Mar 1986
10-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1941
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1955, 1990
May 1985–Mar 1986
11-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1941
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1937, 1962, 1964, 1990
Apr 1985–Mar 1986
12-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1941
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1964, 1966
Oct 1984–Mar 1986
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1941
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2013
Apr 1984–Mar 1986
24-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1941
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1946, 1947, 1958, 1972
Apr 1983–Mar 1986
36-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2013
Apr 1982–Mar 1986
48-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1941
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013
Ties: 1991, 1994
Apr 1981–Mar 1986
60-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1941, 1944
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1987

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