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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2004

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2004
1-Month
20.7°F
(-6.3°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-8.1°F
(-4.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1981
84th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2002
Dec 2003–Jan 2004
2-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1981
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2016
Ties: 1957
Nov 2003–Jan 2004
3-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1981
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Ties: 1973
Oct 2003–Jan 2004
4-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Sep 2003–Jan 2004
5-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012, 2016
Ties: 1939, 1975, 1976
Aug 2003–Jan 2004
6-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2016
Ties: 2003
Jul 2003–Jan 2004
7-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Ties: 1962
Jun 2003–Jan 2004
8-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Ties: 1996
May 2003–Jan 2004
9-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Ties: 1937
Apr 2003–Jan 2004
10-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941, 1968
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Ties: 1937, 1955
Mar 2003–Jan 2004
11-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1941, 1968
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Ties: 1969, 1994
Feb 2003–Jan 2004
12-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1968
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2013
Ties: 1937, 1994
Aug 2002–Jan 2004
18-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1941
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2013
Ties: 1973, 1990
Feb 2002–Jan 2004
24-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1941
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2013
Ties: 1984
Feb 2001–Jan 2004
36-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1941, 1970
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2013
Ties: 1954, 2016
Feb 2000–Jan 2004
48-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1941
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2014
Ties: 1955, 2007
Feb 1999–Jan 2004
60-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1941
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2014
Ties: 1954, 2001, 2006

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