Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2003

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2003
1-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1989
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Nov–Dec 2003
2-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1989
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 2009
Oct–Dec 2003
3-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2011, 2015
Ties: 1949
Sep–Dec 2003
4-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1941, 2005
Aug–Dec 2003
5-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 2007, 2010, 2017
Jul–Dec 2003
6-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1976
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2011
Jun–Dec 2003
7-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1962, 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2011
Ties: 1952, 2019
May–Dec 2003
8-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1962
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2011, 2015
Ties: 1984
Apr–Dec 2003
9-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1940
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2011
Ties: 1948, 1979
Mar–Dec 2003
10-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1940
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2010, 2011
Ties: 1941, 2009
Feb–Dec 2003
11-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1967
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2010, 2012
Ties: 1945, 1955, 1966, 1996
Jan–Dec 2003
12-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1940
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012, 2020
Ties: 1938, 1969, 1977
Jul 2002–Dec 2003
18-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1990
Jan 2002–Dec 2003
24-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1940
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1952
Jan 2001–Dec 2003
36-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1940
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1953, 2007
Jan 2000–Dec 2003
48-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1942, 1943
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013
Ties: 1952, 1953, 1954
Jan 1999–Dec 2003
60-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1940, 1943
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2014
Ties: 1953

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