Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1988
1-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1934
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018
Jan–Feb 1988
2-Month
24.2°F
(-4.3°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1904
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1998, 2002
Ties: 1916, 1929, 1957, 1981, 1993, 2009
Dec 1987–Feb 1988
3-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1898, 1967
Nov 1987–Feb 1988
4-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1929, 1942, 2009
Oct 1987–Feb 1988
5-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1962, 2001, 2004
Sep 1987–Feb 1988
6-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1929, 1969, 2001, 2014
Aug 1987–Feb 1988
7-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1901, 1906, 1916, 1996
Jul 1987–Feb 1988
8-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1931, 1938, 2003
Jun 1987–Feb 1988
9-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1904
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1929, 2015
May 1987–Feb 1988
10-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1938, 1945, 1975, 1996, 2015
Apr 1987–Feb 1988
11-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1931, 1986, 1990, 2004
Mar 1987–Feb 1988
12-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1942, 1946, 1975, 1985, 2001, 2003, 2004
Sep 1986–Feb 1988
18-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013, 2017
Ties: 1937, 1972, 1981, 1987
Mar 1986–Feb 1988
24-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1922, 1960, 1972, 1987
Mar 1985–Feb 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: 1987 1905, 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1962, 1987, 1994
Mar 1984–Feb 1988
48-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1907
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013, 2014
Ties: 1974, 1983
Mar 1983–Feb 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
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020, 2021
Ties: 1932, 1958, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 31, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/