Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1957
1-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1912, 1988, 2000
Apr–May 1957
2-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010
Ties: 1985, 1999, 2013
Mar–May 1957
3-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1967
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1955
Feb–May 1957
4-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1907
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1977, 2004
Jan–May 1957
5-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1907
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1946, 1960, 1964, 1975, 1997, 2007
Dec 1956–May 1957
6-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1904
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1974, 1976
Nov 1956–May 1957
7-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1904, 1905
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1903, 1955, 1973, 1986, 2008, 2009
Oct 1956–May 1957
8-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1905
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1974
Sep 1956–May 1957
9-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1905
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1931, 1973
Aug 1956–May 1957
10-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1905
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1972, 1973, 1975, 1990, 2005
Jul 1956–May 1957
11-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1905
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1938
Jun 1956–May 1957
12-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1904
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1929, 1973
Dec 1955–May 1957
18-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1905
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1898, 1901, 1925, 1928, 1948, 1970, 1972, 1982
Jun 1955–May 1957
24-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1905
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013
Ties: 1903, 1948, 1959, 1969
Jun 1954–May 1957
36-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1906
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013, 2018
Ties: 1958
Jun 1953–May 1957
48-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1907
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013
Ties: 1977, 1988, 1995
Jun 1952–May 1957
60-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1908
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013
Ties: 1933, 1951, 1991

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/