Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
14.4°F
(-9.8°C)
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1989
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1945
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1924
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1904
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1924, 1926
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1904
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2011
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1904
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2011
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2011
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2011
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1926
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1907
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1904
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1916, 1978
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1978
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1904
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1936, 1968, 1982
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1905
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1967, 1978
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1905
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1901, 1910, 1911
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1907
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013
Ties: 1899, 1948, 1971, 1979, 1980, 1981
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1907
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012, 2013, 2014
Ties: 1902, 1913, 1922, 1937, 1940, 1970

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/