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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2002

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2002
1-Month
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
7.9°F
(4.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Dec 2001–Jan 2002
2-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
7.1°F
(4.0°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1981
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Nov 2001–Jan 2002
3-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
6.0°F
(3.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977, 1981
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Oct 2001–Jan 2002
4-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
5.2°F
(2.8°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 2001–Jan 2002
5-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012, 2016
Aug 2001–Jan 2002
6-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jul 2001–Jan 2002
7-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jun 2001–Jan 2002
8-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
May 2001–Jan 2002
9-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2021
Apr 2001–Jan 2002
10-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Mar 2001–Jan 2002
11-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb 2001–Jan 2002
12-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941, 1968
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Aug 2000–Jan 2002
18-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2013
Feb 2000–Jan 2002
24-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2013
Ties: 1999
Feb 1999–Jan 2002
36-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2013
Ties: 2000, 2015
Feb 1998–Jan 2002
48-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Feb 1997–Jan 2002
60-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941, 1944
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Ties: 2011, 2018

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/