Climate at a Glance

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1898
1-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1896 1989
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2015
Ties: 1937, 1969, 1977
Nov–Dec 1898
2-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
25th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2015
Ties: 1916, 1924, 1939
Oct–Dec 1898
3-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1896 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2015
Ties: 1988, 1992
Sep–Dec 1898
4-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1895 2015
Ties: 1899
Aug–Dec 1898
5-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1904
60th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1956, 1966
Jul–Dec 1898
6-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1904
60th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1968, 1987, 1995
Jun–Dec 1898
7-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1904
59th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1908, 1932, 1969
May–Dec 1898
8-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1895 2015
Ties: 1895, 1918, 1928, 1936, 1939, 1942, 1951, 1965, 1966, 1981, 1985
Apr–Dec 1898
9-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2015
Ties: 1929, 1939, 1964, 1980, 2000
Mar–Dec 1898
10-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
65th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1908, 1954, 1969
Feb–Dec 1898
11-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
59th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1927, 1948, 1969, 1995
Jan–Dec 1898
12-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1904
52nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1927, 1942, 1945, 1981, 1985, 1986, 1988
Jul 1897–Dec 1898
18-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1904
78th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1900, 1941, 1970, 1972, 1989, 1993
Jan 1897–Dec 1898
24-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1905
81st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1899, 1929, 1959, 1969, 1971, 1979
Jan 1896–Dec 1898
36-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1905
92nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1962, 1965, 1968, 1969, 1972, 1978
Jan 1895–Dec 1898
48-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest to Date 1907
102nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1914, 1916, 1924, 1936, 1943, 1963, 1964, 1968

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/