Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2019
1-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Ties: 1916
Apr–May 2019
2-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2010
Ties: 1931, 1979, 1980, 2002, 2014, 2018
Mar–May 2019
3-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1967
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Feb–May 2019
4-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1907
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1910, 1983, 1990
Jan–May 2019
5-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1910, 1919, 1937, 1952, 1976, 1983, 1995
Dec 2018–May 2019
6-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1904
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Nov 2018–May 2019
7-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904, 1905
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Oct 2018–May 2019
8-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1980
Sep 2018–May 2019
9-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1942
Aug 2018–May 2019
10-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1932
Jul 2018–May 2019
11-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1953
Jun 2018–May 2019
12-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1949, 2007
Dec 2017–May 2019
18-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 1953, 2006, 2010
Jun 2017–May 2019
24-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1905
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2013
Ties: 2011, 2016
Jun 2016–May 2019
36-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1906
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2013, 2018
Jun 2015–May 2019
48-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1907
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Jun 2014–May 2019
60-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1908
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/