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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1989
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1974, 1987
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1989
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2011, 2015
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1947, 1966, 1987
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1966, 1970, 1988
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1966
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1962
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2011, 2015
Ties: 1946, 1966
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1940
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1960, 1969
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1940
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2010, 2011
Ties: 1961, 1984, 2000
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1967
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2010, 2012
Ties: 1971, 1984
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1960, 1990
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1990, 1992
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1940, 1941
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1990
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1942, 1943
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1949, 1992, 1996
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940, 1943
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2014
Ties: 1951, 1991, 1993, 1995

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