Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2021
1-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
7.8°F
(4.4°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1989
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2001
Nov–Dec 2021
2-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
Oct–Dec 2021
3-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2006
Sep–Dec 2021
4-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Aug–Dec 2021
5-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1904
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Jul–Dec 2021
6-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1904
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Jun–Dec 2021
7-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1904
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
May–Dec 2021
8-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
4.0°F
(2.3°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Apr–Dec 2021
9-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Mar–Dec 2021
10-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Feb–Dec 2021
11-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
3.8°F
(2.2°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–Dec 2021
12-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Jul 2020–Dec 2021
18-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1904
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2016
Jan 2020–Dec 2021
24-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1905
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Jan 2019–Dec 2021
36-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1905
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan 2018–Dec 2021
48-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1907
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Jan 2017–Dec 2021
60-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1907
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/