Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2003
1-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1983, 2008
Apr–May 2003
2-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2010
Ties: 1939, 1950
Mar–May 2003
3-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
95th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1904, 1912, 1996
Feb–May 2003
4-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
101st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1948
Jan–May 2003
5-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
109th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1924, 1971
Dec 2002–May 2003
6-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
107th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1912, 1967
Nov 2002–May 2003
7-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904, 1905
106th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1899
Oct 2002–May 2003
8-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1905
111th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1916, 1935, 1948
Sep 2002–May 2003
9-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1905
100th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1899, 1970, 1994
Aug 2002–May 2003
10-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1905
86th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1896, 1897, 1902, 1922, 1966, 1993
Jul 2002–May 2003
11-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1905
81st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1902, 1925, 1979
Jun 2002–May 2003
12-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1904
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1903, 1928, 1987
Dec 2001–May 2003
18-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1984, 2009
Jun 2001–May 2003
24-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013
Ties: 1950, 2006
Jun 2000–May 2003
36-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1906
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013, 2018
Ties: 1952, 1976, 1998
Jun 1999–May 2003
48-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1907
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013
Ties: 1954
Jun 1998–May 2003
60-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1908
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2020
Ties: 2000, 2001, 2008, 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/