Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
6.7°F
(3.8°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1989
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
5.1°F
(2.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1990, 1999, 2020
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
4.0°F
(2.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 1949
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1949
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1991, 2017
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2010, 2019
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2002, 2006
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1907
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2013
Ties: 1952, 1955, 1991, 2003, 2004, 2006
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1907
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2003, 2008, 2009

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/