Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1916
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1912, 1944
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 2015
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
24.3°F
(-4.3°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1994
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1904
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1940, 1959
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1916, 1917, 1981
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1896, 1970, 1994
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904, 1905, 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1916, 1917, 1935, 1961, 1968
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904, 1905
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1917, 1943, 1970
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1961
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1899, 1925, 1965, 1982
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1967, 1970
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1905
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1905
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1900, 1909, 1915, 1963, 1969, 1994
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1921, 1937, 1971
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1907
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013, 2019
Ties: 1922, 1938, 1940, 1972, 1973, 1981, 1982
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1908
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013, 2014, 2016
Ties: 1946, 1974

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/