Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1972
1-Month
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1934
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Jan–Feb 1972
2-Month
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1998, 2002
Ties: 1966
Dec 1971–Feb 1972
3-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1924
Nov 1971–Feb 1972
4-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Oct 1971–Feb 1972
5-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Sep 1971–Feb 1972
6-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Aug 1971–Feb 1972
7-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1937
Jul 1971–Feb 1972
8-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Jun 1971–Feb 1972
9-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1933, 1951
May 1971–Feb 1972
10-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Apr 1971–Feb 1972
11-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1913
Mar 1971–Feb 1972
12-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1909, 1986
Sep 1970–Feb 1972
18-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013, 2017
Ties: 1937, 1981, 1987, 1988
Mar 1970–Feb 1972
24-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013
Ties: 1922, 1960, 1987, 1988
Mar 1969–Feb 1972
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2013
Ties: 1915, 1938, 1971, 1978, 1981
Mar 1968–Feb 1972
48-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013, 2014
Ties: 1978, 1981
Mar 1967–Feb 1972
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1908
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2020, 2021
Ties: 1931, 1963

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 12, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/