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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1988
1-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 2015
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018
Jan–Feb 1988
2-Month
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 2015
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2002
Ties: 2011
Dec 1987–Feb 1988
3-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1948
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2002
Nov 1987–Feb 1988
4-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1948
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2002, 2012
Oct 1987–Feb 1988
5-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 2014
Sep 1987–Feb 1988
6-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1937, 1967, 1989, 2004
Aug 1987–Feb 1988
7-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1937, 1942, 1962, 1980
Jul 1987–Feb 1988
8-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1937, 1942, 1955, 1956, 1969, 1986
Jun 1987–Feb 1988
9-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1941, 1963
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1969, 1986
May 1987–Feb 1988
10-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1968
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1994
Apr 1987–Feb 1988
11-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1968
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Mar 1987–Feb 1988
12-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1968
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1970
Sep 1986–Feb 1988
18-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1941
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1938, 1959, 1962, 1971
Mar 1986–Feb 1988
24-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1941
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2013
Ties: 1939, 1982
Mar 1985–Feb 1988
36-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1941
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1971, 1981
Mar 1984–Feb 1988
48-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1941
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2014
Ties: 1947, 1948, 1959, 1962, 1963, 1973
Mar 1983–Feb 1988
60-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1944
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013, 2014, 2020, 2021
Ties: 1960, 1975, 1991

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/