Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of September 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1970

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1970
1-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1916
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1901, 1905, 1914
Feb–Mar 1970
2-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 2015
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1969
Jan–Mar 1970
3-Month
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1904
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1896, 1901, 1916
Dec 1969–Mar 1970
4-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1904
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Nov 1969–Mar 1970
5-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1899, 1959
Oct 1969–Mar 1970
6-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1994
Sep 1969–Mar 1970
7-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1896, 1978, 1994
Aug 1969–Mar 1970
8-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1904, 1905, 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1906, 1948, 1993, 2015
Jul 1969–Mar 1970
9-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1904, 1905
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1917, 1943, 1978
Jun 1969–Mar 1970
10-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1904
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1948
May 1969–Mar 1970
11-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1914, 1936, 1948, 1961
Apr 1969–Mar 1970
12-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1967, 1978
Oct 1968–Mar 1970
18-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1905
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 1901, 1920, 1925, 1969, 1994
Apr 1968–Mar 1970
24-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1905
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1948, 1967, 1971
Apr 1967–Mar 1970
36-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1906
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 1901, 1913, 1924, 1929, 1968, 1969
Apr 1966–Mar 1970
48-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013, 2019
Ties: 1902, 1913, 1914, 1936, 1937, 1943, 1965
Apr 1965–Mar 1970
60-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1908
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2020
Ties: 1900, 1902, 1903, 1938, 1941, 1963, 1966, 1971

Citing This Page

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