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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1996

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1996
1-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1989
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2015
Nov–Dec 1996
2-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1989
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1946
Oct–Dec 1996
3-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2011, 2015
Ties: 1979, 2005, 2013
Sep–Dec 1996
4-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1949, 2002
Aug–Dec 1996
5-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1975, 1982, 2008
Jul–Dec 1996
6-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2011
Ties: 1993
Jun–Dec 1996
7-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2011
Ties: 1950
May–Dec 1996
8-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1962
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2011, 2015
Ties: 1948, 1975
Apr–Dec 1996
9-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1940
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2011
Mar–Dec 1996
10-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1940
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2010, 2011
Ties: 1948
Feb–Dec 1996
11-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1967
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2010, 2012
Ties: 1941, 1970, 1977, 1981, 2003
Jan–Dec 1996
12-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1940
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Ties: 2000
Jul 1995–Dec 1996
18-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1940
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Jan 1995–Dec 1996
24-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1940
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Jan 1994–Dec 1996
36-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1940, 1941
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1949, 1950, 1985, 1993, 1995
Jan 1993–Dec 1996
48-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1942, 1943
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2013
Ties: 1949, 1992, 1997
Jan 1992–Dec 1996
60-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1940, 1943
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2014
Ties: 1987

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