Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1903
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1944
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1903
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1970, 1990
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1903
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2020
Ties: 2007
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1903
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1899, 1901, 1936, 1957, 1969
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1907
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2010
Ties: 1930, 1933, 1934, 1975, 1987
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1926
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2010
Ties: 1957, 2009, 2015
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1907
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1919, 1988
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904, 1907
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1931, 1960, 1990, 1993, 2004
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1987, 1993
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1939, 1992, 2015
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1929, 1939, 1972, 1992, 1993
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2013
Ties: 1931
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905, 1906
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012, 2018
Ties: 1944, 1959, 1983
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2013
Ties: 1922, 1930, 1944, 1961, 1962, 1978, 1981
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1907, 1908
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2020
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1902, 1913, 1923, 1943, 1944, 1966, 1968, 1971

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/