Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1971
1-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1925
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Sep–Oct 1971
2-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
4.4°F
(2.4°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1961, 2007
Aug–Oct 1971
3-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1940
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2021
Ties: 1947, 2015
Jul–Oct 1971
4-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1902, 1904, 1925, 1940
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2021
Ties: 1949
Jun–Oct 1971
5-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1903
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2021
Ties: 1999
May–Oct 1971
6-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2021
Ties: 2014
Apr–Oct 1971
7-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1947, 1990, 2004
Mar–Oct 1971
8-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1926
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1947, 1961, 1970, 2000, 2014
Feb–Oct 1971
9-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1961, 1970
Jan–Oct 1971
10-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904, 1907
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1900, 1915, 1941, 1961
Dec 1970–Oct 1971
11-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1915, 1958, 1966, 1996
Nov 1970–Oct 1971
12-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1906, 1969, 1994
May 1970–Oct 1971
18-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1919, 1930
Nov 1969–Oct 1971
24-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1913, 1921, 1948, 1956, 1969, 1970
Nov 1968–Oct 1971
36-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1900, 1929, 1945, 1948, 1962, 1982
Nov 1967–Oct 1971
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1946, 1959, 1962, 1980
Nov 1966–Oct 1971
60-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2020
Ties: 1900, 1937, 1941, 1963, 1970, 1981, 1982

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/