Climate at a Glance

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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2017

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2017
1-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1989
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1995
Nov–Dec 2017
2-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1989
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1960, 1961
Oct–Dec 2017
3-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2011, 2015
Ties: 1948, 1975
Sep–Dec 2017
4-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Aug–Dec 2017
5-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 2003, 2007, 2010
Jul–Dec 2017
6-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2011
Ties: 1948, 1983, 2002
Jun–Dec 2017
7-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1962
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2011
Ties: 2005
May–Dec 2017
8-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1962
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2011, 2015
Apr–Dec 2017
9-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1940
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2011
Ties: 1953, 2018
Mar–Dec 2017
10-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2010, 2011
Feb–Dec 2017
11-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940, 1967
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2010, 2012
Ties: 1953
Jan–Dec 2017
12-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012, 2020
Ties: 1949
Jul 2016–Dec 2017
18-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2002
Jan 2016–Dec 2017
24-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1940
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Jan 2015–Dec 2017
36-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1940
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Jan 2014–Dec 2017
48-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1942, 1943
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2013
Ties: 2001, 2002, 2015
Jan 2013–Dec 2017
60-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1943
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2014
Ties: 2018

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