Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1960
1-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1970, 2021
Apr–May 1960
2-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2010
Ties: 1949, 1976
Mar–May 1960
3-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1967
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1905
Feb–May 1960
4-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1907
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1984, 1997
Jan–May 1960
5-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1907
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1946, 1957, 1964, 1975, 1997, 2007
Dec 1959–May 1960
6-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1975
Nov 1959–May 1960
7-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1904, 1905
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1997
Oct 1959–May 1960
8-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1903, 1947, 1952, 2004, 2009, 2011
Sep 1959–May 1960
9-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1955, 1985
Aug 1959–May 1960
10-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1933, 1985, 2004, 2011
Jul 1959–May 1960
11-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1951, 1976, 2004
Jun 1959–May 1960
12-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1904
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1942, 2004, 2009
Dec 1958–May 1960
18-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1930
Jun 1958–May 1960
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1914, 1942, 1983, 1987, 1993
Jun 1957–May 1960
36-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1906
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013, 2018
Ties: 1931, 1947, 1995
Jun 1956–May 1960
48-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1907
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2013
Ties: 1989
Jun 1955–May 1960
60-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1908
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1946

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/