Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1986
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2010
Ties: 1929, 1938, 1954, 1965, 1982
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1958, 1963, 1969, 1970
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1970
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1907
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1930, 2011
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 2011
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904, 1905
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1958, 2011
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1905
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1945, 1990, 2001
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1905
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1946, 1964, 1987, 1988, 2001
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1905
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1958
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1905
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1945, 1952, 1955, 1984, 1997
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1931, 1955, 1962, 1986
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1905
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1949, 1975, 1990
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1905
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2013
Ties: 1981, 1997, 2015
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1906
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2013, 2018
Ties: 1939, 1946, 1962, 1977, 1981, 1988
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2013
Ties: 1960
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1908
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2013
Ties: 1932, 1949, 1958, 1977, 1985, 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/