Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2004
1-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2015
Ties: 2011
Apr–May 2004
2-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2010
Ties: 1959, 2017
Mar–May 2004
3-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1967
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1910, 1986
Feb–May 2004
4-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1907
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1957, 1977
Jan–May 2004
5-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1907
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1902, 1974
Dec 2003–May 2004
6-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1904
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1903, 1980, 1986, 1987
Nov 2003–May 2004
7-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1904, 1905
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 2019
Oct 2003–May 2004
8-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1905
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1903, 1947, 1952, 1960, 2009, 2011
Sep 2003–May 2004
9-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1905
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1947, 1980, 2009
Aug 2003–May 2004
10-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1905
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1933, 1960, 1985, 2011
Jul 2003–May 2004
11-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1905
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1951, 1960, 1976
Jun 2003–May 2004
12-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1904
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1942, 1960, 2009
Dec 2002–May 2004
18-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1914, 1945, 1983, 1997
Jun 2002–May 2004
24-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2013
Ties: 1958, 1990
Jun 2001–May 2004
36-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1906
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013, 2018
Ties: 1951, 1954, 1955, 1992, 2006, 2016
Jun 2000–May 2004
48-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2013
Ties: 1991
Jun 1999–May 2004
60-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1908
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
Ties: 1954

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/