Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2002
1-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1903
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Jul–Aug 2002
2-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1903
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Jun–Aug 2002
3-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1903
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1949
Ties: 1984
May–Aug 2002
4-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1903
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1930, 1933, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1995, 2014
Apr–Aug 2002
5-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2010
Ties: 1952, 1959, 2001
Mar–Aug 2002
6-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1926
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2010
Feb–Aug 2002
7-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Jan–Aug 2002
8-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2012
Dec 2001–Aug 2002
9-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904, 1907
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 2001–Aug 2002
10-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 2001–Aug 2002
11-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 2001–Aug 2002
12-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Mar 2001–Aug 2002
18-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 2000–Aug 2002
24-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2013
Ties: 2010
Sep 1999–Aug 2002
36-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905, 1906
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012, 2018
Ties: 1999, 2010
Sep 1998–Aug 2002
48-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Sep 1997–Aug 2002
60-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907, 1908
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2020, retrieved on April 10, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/