Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1989
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1997
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1973, 1975
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1998
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1990
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2006
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
2.9°F
(1.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2001
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2012
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2012
Ties: 2001
Jan 2013–Dec 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: 2010 1907
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2013
Ties: 2000
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1907
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2020
Ties: 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 12, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/