Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1916
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1954, 2009
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 2015
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1910, 1995
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 2009
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1925, 1955, 1976, 1990, 2009
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1955, 1986, 2009
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1909, 2005
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1924, 1939, 1957, 1989
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1904, 1905, 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1909, 1930
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1904, 1905
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1931, 2003, 2014
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1904
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1919, 1938, 1946, 1955, 1973, 1975, 1986
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1939, 1986
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1931, 1937, 1939, 1946, 1972
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2013
Ties: 1931, 1939, 1943, 1946, 1947
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1914, 1973
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1906
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1994
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013, 2019
Ties: 1934, 1949, 1974, 1977, 1990
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1908
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013, 2014, 2016
Ties: 1932, 1989, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/