Average Annual Temperatures in Massachusetts





Average annual temperatures for cities, towns, parks and lakes throughout Massachusetts are listed below in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius.

The tables give the normals for maximum and minimum yearly temperatures based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Cape Cod and Islands, Eastern, Central and Western Massachusetts.

Place name links take you to more detailed temperature information for that location.

Cape Cod and Islands

Average annual temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
56 44 Chatham, Cape Cod 13 7
60 44 Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard 15 7
58 43 Hyannis, Cape Cod 15 6
57 44 Nantucket 14 6
59 40 Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard 15 5

Eastern Massachusetts

Average temperatures for the year
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
59 44 Boston 15 7
60 39 Brockton 15 4
59 41 East Wareham 15 5
58 41 Great Blue Hill, Milton 14 5
59 37 Haverhill 15 3
60 41 Hingham 16 5
58 42 Marblehead 15 5
60 44 New Bedford 16 6
61 39 Plymouth 16 4
61 41 Taunton 16 5

Central Massachusetts

Average yearly temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
59 37 Amherst 15 3
56 34 Barre Falls Reservoir Dam 14 1
59 36 Buffumville Lake 15 2
58 38 East Brimfield Lake 15 3
60 37 Lowell 15 3
58 35 Tully Lake 15 2
56 40 Worcester 13 4

Western Massachusetts

Annual average temperature
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
54 36 Cummington Hill 12 2
59 37 Great Barrington 15 3
58 33 Knightville Reservoir Dam 15 1
56 34 Lanesboro 13 1
55 35 West Otis 13 1
56 34 Worthington 13 1
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Massachusetts Temperatures
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