Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1903
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 1937, 1988
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
4.4°F
(2.5°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1903
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1903
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1903
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2010
Ties: 2015
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2010
Ties: 1949
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2016
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904, 1907
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2010
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1949
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1991
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2013
Ties: 2016
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905, 1906
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012, 2018
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1907
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2013
Ties: 2012
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907, 1908
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/