Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1956
1-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1903
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1895, 1985
Jul–Aug 1956
2-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1903
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1907, 1919, 1925
Jun–Aug 1956
3-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1903
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1913, 1945
May–Aug 1956
4-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1903
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1962
Apr–Aug 1956
5-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010
Mar–Aug 1956
6-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1926
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010
Feb–Aug 1956
7-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1895, 1912
Jan–Aug 1956
8-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1907
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1961, 1967, 1971
Dec 1955–Aug 1956
9-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904, 1907
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Nov 1955–Aug 1956
10-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1904
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Oct 1955–Aug 1956
11-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1905
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1902, 1916, 1927, 1982
Sep 1955–Aug 1956
12-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1905
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1963, 1982
Mar 1955–Aug 1956
18-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1918
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1899, 1929, 1966, 1971, 1977, 1979
Sep 1954–Aug 1956
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1905
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1937, 1939, 1977, 1993
Sep 1953–Aug 1956
36-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1905, 1906
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012, 2018
Ties: 1990, 1996, 2005
Sep 1952–Aug 1956
48-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1950, 1994
Sep 1951–Aug 1956
60-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1907, 1908
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1951, 1952, 1993, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/