Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1932
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1928, 1992, 1993
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1986
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1898, 1910, 1969, 1996, 2001, 2004, 2009
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1899, 1915, 1966, 1988
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1956, 1964, 1988, 1990
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1900, 1948, 1988
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2016
Ties: 1930, 1945, 1994
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1897, 1916, 1935, 1943, 1969
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1898, 1911, 1961
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1934
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1924, 1979
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1929, 1946, 1948
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1929, 1940, 1962, 1967, 1980
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
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 1906, 1919
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1923, 1940, 1946, 1977, 1983
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1908, 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2014
Ties: 1962, 1963, 1979, 1981
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1908
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2021
Ties: 1939, 1940, 1964

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/