Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1978
1-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1932
Dec 1977–Jan 1978
2-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1897, 1996, 2001
Nov 1977–Jan 1978
3-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1896, 1930, 1966
Oct 1977–Jan 1978
4-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1915
Sep 1977–Jan 1978
5-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1930
Aug 1977–Jan 1978
6-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1899, 1931, 2009
Jul 1977–Jan 1978
7-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1906, 1931, 1955
Jun 1977–Jan 1978
8-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2016
Ties: 1919, 1969, 1979
May 1977–Jan 1978
9-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1900, 1975, 1990, 1996, 2003
Apr 1977–Jan 1978
10-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1919, 1967
Mar 1977–Jan 1978
11-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2013
Ties: 1942, 1972, 1989, 2003, 2009
Feb 1977–Jan 1978
12-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2013
Ties: 1922, 1955, 1956, 1972
Aug 1976–Jan 1978
18-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1905
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1907, 1966, 1968
Feb 1976–Jan 1978
24-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1922, 1934, 1938
Feb 1975–Jan 1978
36-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1906, 1919
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Feb 1974–Jan 1978
48-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1905, 1908, 1918
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2014
Ties: 1931, 1939, 1948, 1983
Feb 1973–Jan 1978
60-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1908
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2014
Ties: 1989, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/