Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2017

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2017
1-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
6.4°F
(3.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1981
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2002
Dec 2016–Jan 2017
2-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1981
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Nov 2016–Jan 2017
3-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977, 1981
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Oct 2016–Jan 2017
4-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Sep 2016–Jan 2017
5-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012, 2016
Aug 2016–Jan 2017
6-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jul 2016–Jan 2017
7-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jun 2016–Jan 2017
8-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
May 2016–Jan 2017
9-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Apr 2016–Jan 2017
10-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1941
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2011
Mar 2016–Jan 2017
11-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1941
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Feb 2016–Jan 2017
12-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1941, 1968
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Ties: 2011
Aug 2015–Jan 2017
18-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1941
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Feb 2015–Jan 2017
24-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1941
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Feb 2014–Jan 2017
36-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1941
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2013
Feb 2013–Jan 2017
48-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1941
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2014
Ties: 2003
Feb 2012–Jan 2017
60-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1941, 1944
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2014
Ties: 2016, 2020

Citing This Page

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