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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1990

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1990
1-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
6.7°F
(3.7°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1981
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2002
Dec 1989–Jan 1990
2-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1981
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Ties: 1963
Nov 1989–Jan 1990
3-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1981
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Oct 1989–Jan 1990
4-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1948, 2003
Sep 1989–Jan 1990
5-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012, 2016
Ties: 1948
Aug 1989–Jan 1990
6-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Ties: 1956, 1970, 1971
Jul 1989–Jan 1990
7-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1987
Jun 1989–Jan 1990
8-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1946, 1957
May 1989–Jan 1990
9-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Apr 1989–Jan 1990
10-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941, 1968
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1965, 1975, 1982, 1987
Mar 1989–Jan 1990
11-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941, 1968
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1961, 1988
Feb 1989–Jan 1990
12-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1968
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Ties: 1944, 1945, 1965, 1970
Aug 1988–Jan 1990
18-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Ties: 1973, 2004
Feb 1988–Jan 1990
24-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1941
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2013
Ties: 1943, 1949, 1974
Feb 1987–Jan 1990
36-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1941, 1970
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Ties: 1939, 1946, 1959, 1975, 1988
Feb 1986–Jan 1990
48-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1941
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2014
Ties: 1963, 1973, 1976
Feb 1985–Jan 1990
60-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1941
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2014
Ties: 1946, 1984, 1985

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/