Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1940
1-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1916
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Feb–Mar 1940
2-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 2015
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1941
Jan–Mar 1940
3-Month
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.3°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1904
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–Mar 1940
4-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1904
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1959, 1978
Nov 1939–Mar 1940
5-Month
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Oct 1939–Mar 1940
6-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Sep 1939–Mar 1940
7-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1926
Aug 1939–Mar 1940
8-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1904, 1905, 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1959
Jul 1939–Mar 1940
9-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1904, 1905
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1959
Jun 1939–Mar 1940
10-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1904
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1916, 1917
May 1939–Mar 1940
11-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1912, 1968
Apr 1939–Mar 1940
12-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1912, 1917, 1926
Oct 1938–Mar 1940
18-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1911, 1916
Apr 1938–Mar 1940
24-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1899, 1920, 1934, 1944
Apr 1937–Mar 1940
36-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1906
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1923, 1943, 1961, 1966
Apr 1936–Mar 1940
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013, 2019
Ties: 1922, 1938, 1972, 1973, 1978, 1981, 1982
Apr 1935–Mar 1940
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1908
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1945, 1964, 1979, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/