Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1979
1-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1925
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1901, 1924, 1957, 1986, 1996
Sep–Oct 1979
2-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1950, 1965, 1980, 1997
Aug–Oct 1979
3-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1963, 1965, 1994
Jul–Oct 1979
4-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1902, 1904, 1925, 1940
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2021
Ties: 1945, 1946, 1967, 1996
Jun–Oct 1979
5-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1903
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2021
Ties: 1932, 1942, 1945, 1946, 1948
May–Oct 1979
6-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2021
Ties: 1898, 1922, 1937, 1939, 1941
Apr–Oct 1979
7-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1922, 1933, 1945, 1951, 1975, 1977, 1980, 1989
Mar–Oct 1979
8-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1926
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1994
Feb–Oct 1979
9-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1900, 1908, 1986
Jan–Oct 1979
10-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1907
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1906, 1922, 1960, 1977, 1996
Dec 1978–Oct 1979
11-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1929, 1974
Nov 1978–Oct 1979
12-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1929, 1974, 1987, 1993
May 1978–Oct 1979
18-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1898, 1901, 1946, 1961, 1962, 1972, 1981, 1987
Nov 1977–Oct 1979
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1897, 1911, 1920, 1965
Nov 1976–Oct 1979
36-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1905
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1901, 1913, 1935
Nov 1975–Oct 1979
48-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1969, 1970
Nov 1974–Oct 1979
60-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1948, 1973, 1978, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/