Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2002

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2002
1-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1984
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Feb–Mar 2002
2-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 2015
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Jan–Mar 2002
3-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 2015
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 2001–Mar 2002
4-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
5.3°F
(3.0°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1948, 1959
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 2001–Mar 2002
5-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1948
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 2001–Mar 2002
6-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1940
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2016
Sep 2001–Mar 2002
7-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1940
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Aug 2001–Mar 2002
8-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 2001–Mar 2002
9-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jun 2001–Mar 2002
10-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2021
May 2001–Mar 2002
11-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Apr 2001–Mar 2002
12-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 2000–Mar 2002
18-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2013
Ties: 1992, 2018
Apr 2000–Mar 2002
24-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1992, 2014
Apr 1999–Mar 2002
36-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2013
Ties: 2000
Apr 1998–Mar 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
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013, 2022
Ties: 2015
Apr 1997–Mar 2002
60-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/