Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1946
1-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Ties: 1910, 1962, 1994
Apr–May 1946
2-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2010
Ties: 1992, 1995
Mar–May 1946
3-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1967
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Feb–May 1946
4-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1907
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 2001
Jan–May 1946
5-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1907
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1957, 1960, 1964, 1975, 1997, 2007
Dec 1945–May 1946
6-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1904
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1909, 1941, 1966, 1984
Nov 1945–May 1946
7-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1904, 1905
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1896
Oct 1945–May 1946
8-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1905
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1909, 2015
Sep 1945–May 1946
9-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1905
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1964, 1987, 1988, 1989, 2001
Aug 1945–May 1946
10-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1905
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1910, 1928, 1930, 1964, 1969, 1988
Jul 1945–May 1946
11-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1905
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1903, 1928, 1930, 1981
Jun 1945–May 1946
12-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1904
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1930, 1969, 1996
Dec 1944–May 1946
18-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1905
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2017
Ties: 1939, 1947, 1981, 1987
Jun 1944–May 1946
24-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1905
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2013
Ties: 1931, 1938, 1945, 1973, 1980
Jun 1943–May 1946
36-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1906
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013, 2018
Ties: 1939, 1962, 1977, 1981, 1988, 1989
Jun 1942–May 1946
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1907
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2013
Ties: 1922, 1938, 1940, 1959, 1972, 1979
Jun 1941–May 1946
60-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1908
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2013
Ties: 1960

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/