Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1908, 1985, 2014
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2010
Ties: 1911
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1967
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1907
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1921
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1907
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904, 1905
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
4.8°F
(2.7°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
4.4°F
(2.5°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Ties: 2002, 2020
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Ties: 2011, 2019
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1906
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2013, 2018
Ties: 1951, 1954, 1955, 1992, 2004, 2006
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1907
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2013
Ties: 2001, 2010, 2011
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1908
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2020
Ties: 2012, 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/