Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2003
1-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1916
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1962
Feb–Mar 2003
2-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 2015
84th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1928, 1947, 1956, 1965
Jan–Mar 2003
3-Month
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1904
104th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1899, 1982, 2014
Dec 2002–Mar 2003
4-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1904
95th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1896, 1941
Nov 2002–Mar 2003
5-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1944, 1981, 1982
Oct 2002–Mar 2003
6-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
99th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1961
Sep 2002–Mar 2003
7-Month
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1906, 1914, 1996, 2014
Aug 2002–Mar 2003
8-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904, 1905, 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1915, 1924
Jul 2002–Mar 2003
9-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904, 1905
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1931, 1988, 2014
Jun 2002–Mar 2003
10-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1964, 1967
May 2002–Mar 2003
11-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1964, 1971
Apr 2002–Mar 2003
12-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1938, 1955, 1962, 1975
Oct 2001–Mar 2003
18-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013
Apr 2001–Mar 2003
24-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1905
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2013
Ties: 1999
Apr 2000–Mar 2003
36-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1906
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013
Ties: 1953
Apr 1999–Mar 2003
48-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013, 2019
Ties: 2001
Apr 1998–Mar 2003
60-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1908
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013, 2014, 2016
Ties: 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/