Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1981
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Ties: 1951
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
7.4°F
(4.1°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
6.3°F
(3.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977, 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
4.8°F
(2.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012, 2016
Ties: 2012
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1941
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1941
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1941, 1968
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Ties: 1958, 2020
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1941
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2013
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1941
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2013
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1941
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2013
Ties: 2004
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1941
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2014
Ties: 2018
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1941, 1944
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2014
Ties: 2017, 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/