Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1903
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1936, 1967
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1903
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2018
Ties: 1900, 1935
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1903
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1949
Ties: 1947, 1953
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1903
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2018
Ties: 1930, 1933, 1981, 1983, 1995, 2002, 2014
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2010
Ties: 1896, 1937, 1953, 1957, 1969, 1980, 2009
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1926
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1976, 1981, 1983
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1974, 1993, 1996
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1954, 1969
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1907
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1929, 1984
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1929, 1986
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1898, 1925, 1958, 1969, 1993
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1910, 1925, 1944, 1981
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1899, 1929, 1956, 1966, 1971, 1977
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1957, 1965, 1966, 1967
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1905, 1906
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012, 2018
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1940
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1946, 1972, 1982
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907, 1908
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1936, 1939, 1948, 1960

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/