Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1948
1-Month
17.9°F
(-7.8°C)
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
-6.2°F
(-3.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1932
Dec 1947–Jan 1948
2-Month
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1971
Nov 1947–Jan 1948
3-Month
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Oct 1947–Jan 1948
4-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1946
Sep 1947–Jan 1948
5-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1897, 1936, 1956
Aug 1947–Jan 1948
6-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1917, 1930, 1938, 2001
Jul 1947–Jan 1948
7-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1900, 1973, 1988
Jun 1947–Jan 1948
8-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1904
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012, 2016
Ties: 1946, 1966, 1993
May 1947–Jan 1948
9-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1915, 1922, 1923, 1987, 1993
Apr 1947–Jan 1948
10-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1907, 1934, 1965, 1993
Mar 1947–Jan 1948
11-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1897, 1936, 1938, 1970
Feb 1947–Jan 1948
12-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1898, 1936, 1961, 1977
Aug 1946–Jan 1948
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1905
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1929, 1946, 1973
Feb 1946–Jan 1948
24-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1914, 1923, 1959, 1961
Feb 1945–Jan 1948
36-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1906, 1919
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1939, 1962, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1995
Feb 1944–Jan 1948
48-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1905, 1908, 1918
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2014
Ties: 1931, 1939, 1978, 1983
Feb 1943–Jan 1948
60-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1908
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2014
Ties: 1936, 1946, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/