Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2017
1-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1989
91st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Nov–Dec 2017
2-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1915, 1969, 1972
Oct–Dec 2017
3-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1991
Sep–Dec 2017
4-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.7°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Aug–Dec 2017
5-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Jul–Dec 2017
6-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 2003, 2014
Jun–Dec 2017
7-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1973, 2014
May–Dec 2017
8-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 2013
Apr–Dec 2017
9-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1994, 2005
Mar–Dec 2017
10-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1957, 2005, 2013
Feb–Dec 2017
11-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1990
Jan–Dec 2017
12-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1953, 1991
Jul 2016–Dec 2017
18-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jan 2016–Dec 2017
24-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1905
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Jan 2015–Dec 2017
36-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1905
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Jan 2014–Dec 2017
48-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1907
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2013
Jan 2013–Dec 2017
60-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1907
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2020
Ties: 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/