Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1986
1-Month
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1932
Ties: 1972, 1992
Dec 1985–Jan 1986
2-Month
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Nov 1985–Jan 1986
3-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1973
Oct 1985–Jan 1986
4-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1976
Sep 1985–Jan 1986
5-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 2005
Aug 1985–Jan 1986
6-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1914, 1916, 1952, 1984
Jul 1985–Jan 1986
7-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1914, 1929, 1952, 1976
Jun 1985–Jan 1986
8-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012, 2016
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1929, 1956
May 1985–Jan 1986
9-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1924, 1945
Apr 1985–Jan 1986
10-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1909, 1951, 1975, 1976, 1998
Mar 1985–Jan 1986
11-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2013
Ties: 1913, 1922, 1946, 1952
Feb 1985–Jan 1986
12-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2013
Ties: 1949, 1985, 1989, 1998
Aug 1984–Jan 1986
18-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1905
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2013
Ties: 1922, 1975, 1998, 2010
Feb 1984–Jan 1986
24-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2013
Ties: 1947, 1984
Feb 1983–Jan 1986
36-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1906, 1919
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013
Ties: 1991
Feb 1982–Jan 1986
48-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1905, 1908, 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2014
Ties: 1934, 1991, 1998
Feb 1981–Jan 1986
60-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1908
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2014
Ties: 1952, 1957, 1994, 1996

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/