Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1955
1-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Apr–May 1955
2-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2010
Mar–May 1955
3-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1967
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1957
Feb–May 1955
4-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1907
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1942, 2006, 2011, 2013
Jan–May 1955
5-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1907
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Dec 1954–May 1955
6-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1904
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Nov 1954–May 1955
7-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904, 1905
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1903, 1957, 1973, 1986, 2008, 2009
Oct 1954–May 1955
8-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1933, 1942, 1985
Sep 1954–May 1955
9-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1960, 1985
Aug 1954–May 1955
10-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1992, 1997, 2009
Jul 1954–May 1955
11-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1945, 1952, 1984, 1989, 1997
Jun 1954–May 1955
12-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1931, 1962, 1986, 1989
Dec 1953–May 1955
18-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1905
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Jun 1953–May 1955
24-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2013
Ties: 1951
Jun 1952–May 1955
36-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1906
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2013, 2018
Ties: 1951, 1954, 1992, 2004, 2006, 2016
Jun 1951–May 1955
48-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1907
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2013
Ties: 1952, 1953, 1992, 1999
Jun 1950–May 1955
60-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1908
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/