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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1984
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2008
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 2015
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 2011
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 2015
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2007
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1948, 1959
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1948
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 2009, 2011
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1940
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 2004
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1940
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1984, 1986
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1941
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1947, 1986
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1941
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1941
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1945, 1952, 1962, 1966, 1967
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1941
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1967, 1994, 2001
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1941
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1955, 1967
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1941
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1947, 1967, 1973, 1993, 1994
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1941
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1959, 1960
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1941
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1949, 1972, 1975, 1977
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013, 2022
Ties: 1957, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1984, 1989
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1941
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1951

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/