Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
21.7°F
(-5.7°C)
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1898, 1909, 1939
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1900, 1976
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1957, 1966
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1899, 1915, 1966, 1973
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1956, 1964, 1973, 1990
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1900, 1948, 1973
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1904
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012, 2016
Ties: 1916, 1990
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1914, 1921, 1928, 1944
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1914, 1924, 2004
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2013
Ties: 1909, 1967, 1975, 1996, 1997
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2013
Ties: 1899, 1914, 1996
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1905
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 2004
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1946, 1949
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1906, 1919
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1939, 1948, 1962, 1989, 1990, 1995
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905, 1908, 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2014
Ties: 1949, 1974, 1976, 1977, 1989
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1908
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2014
Ties: 1932, 1933, 1934, 1987, 1991

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/