Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 2003, 2008
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2010
Ties: 1906, 1919, 1963, 1996
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1967
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1910, 1990
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1910, 1919, 1937, 1952, 1976, 1995
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904, 1905
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1951, 2006
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1932, 1954
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1995, 2008
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1933
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1914, 1945, 1997, 2004
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2013
Ties: 1914, 1942, 1960, 1987, 1993
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1906
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2013, 2018
Ties: 1930, 1938, 1944, 1959, 1973, 1982
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1931, 1947, 1958, 1984, 1990, 1996
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1908
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1935, 1974, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/