Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2021
1-Month
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
5.1°F
(2.9°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1903
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Jul–Aug 2021
2-Month
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1903
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2018
Jun–Aug 2021
3-Month
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1903
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020
Ties: 2018
May–Aug 2021
4-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1903
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2018
Apr–Aug 2021
5-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1907
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2010
Mar–Aug 2021
6-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1926
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2010
Ties: 1991, 2016
Feb–Aug 2021
7-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Jan–Aug 2021
8-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Ties: 1991
Dec 2020–Aug 2021
9-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904, 1907
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Ties: 1949
Nov 2020–Aug 2021
10-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1904
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1949
Oct 2020–Aug 2021
11-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1905
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Sep 2020–Aug 2021
12-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1905
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1991
Mar 2020–Aug 2021
18-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2013
Sep 2019–Aug 2021
24-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1905
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2013
Sep 2018–Aug 2021
36-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1905, 1906
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012, 2018
Sep 2017–Aug 2021
48-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1907
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2013
Sep 2016–Aug 2021
60-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907, 1908
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/