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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1989

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1989
1-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
4.9°F
(2.8°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1981
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
Dec 1988–Jan 1989
2-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1981
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2002, 2016
Ties: 2019
Nov 1988–Jan 1989
3-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977, 1981
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2002, 2016
Oct 1988–Jan 1989
4-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2002
Ties: 1960, 1964, 1980
Sep 1988–Jan 1989
5-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Ties: 1984, 2005, 2010
Aug 1988–Jan 1989
6-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Ties: 1967
Jul 1988–Jan 1989
7-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1947, 1951, 1998, 2015
Jun 1988–Jan 1989
8-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1960, 1998, 2015
May 1988–Jan 1989
9-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1942, 1947, 1998
Apr 1988–Jan 1989
10-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1947, 1967, 1998, 2005
Mar 1988–Jan 1989
11-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941, 1968
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2012
Ties: 1942
Feb 1988–Jan 1989
12-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1968
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2013
Ties: 1960, 1967, 2009
Aug 1987–Jan 1989
18-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2013
Ties: 1947, 1967, 1985, 2015
Feb 1987–Jan 1989
24-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1943, 1962, 1974, 1987
Feb 1986–Jan 1989
36-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941, 1970
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1957, 1973
Feb 1985–Jan 1989
48-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2014
Ties: 1959, 1967, 1972
Feb 1984–Jan 1989
60-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1941, 1944
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2013, 2014, 2015
Ties: 1959, 1960, 1974, 1975, 1991

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