Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1932
Ties: 1921, 1964, 1999
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1908, 1916, 1952, 1972
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1993, 2011
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1987, 2001
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1966, 1969
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1938, 1971, 1990
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012, 2016
Ties: 1919, 1969, 1978
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1929, 1955
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1935, 1966, 2001
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1929, 1935, 1944
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1924, 1973
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1898, 1902, 1915, 1944
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1937, 1960, 1977, 1981
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1906, 1919
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1899, 1911, 1916, 1943, 1961
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1905, 1908, 1918
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2014
Ties: 1962, 1963, 1973, 1981
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1908
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2014
Ties: 1961, 1982, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/