Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
-6.6°F
(-3.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1918
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1925, 1927
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1902
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1925, 1934, 1961
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1903, 1943, 1968
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1896, 1902, 1910, 1935, 1943, 1957, 1970
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1904
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2016
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1912, 1936, 1946
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1963
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1906, 1907
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1900, 1909, 1983
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1929, 1962, 1967, 1973, 1980
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1906, 1919
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1923, 1946, 1973, 1977, 1983
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905, 1908, 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2014
Ties: 1960, 1972, 1980
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1908
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2014
Ties: 1939, 1964, 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/