Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
22.6°F
(-5.2°C)
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1989
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1936, 1948
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1904
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1963, 1969
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1987, 1993
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1904
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1904
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1899, 1911, 1918, 1934, 1941, 1968, 1988
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1904
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1915, 1944, 1947, 1972, 1985, 1995
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1946, 1947, 1951
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1895
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1926
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1899, 1908, 1919, 1941, 1947
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1904
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1904
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1969
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 2003
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1938, 1949
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1905
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1933, 1984, 1990, 1996
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1907
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2013
Ties: 1933, 1951, 1976, 1990, 1994
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1907
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2013, 2014
Ties: 1975, 1977, 1985, 1986, 1990

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/