Average Temperatures for Massachusetts in January





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

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

The tables give the normals for maximum and minimum temperatures based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 by the US National Climatic Data Center.

Cape Cod and Islands

Average January temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
38 24 Chatham, Cape Cod 3 -4
40 24 Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard 4 -4
39 22 Hyannis, Cape Cod 4 -6
38 25 Nantucket 3 -4
38 22 Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard 3 -6

Eastern Massachusetts

Average daily temperatures in January
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
36 22 Boston 2 -5
37 17 Brockton 3 -8
38 20 East Wareham 3 -7
34 17 Great Blue Hill, Milton 1 -8
35 13 Haverhill 2 -10
37 20 Hingham 3 -7
36 20 Marblehead 2 -7
38 22 New Bedford 3 -6
39 18 Plymouth 4 -8
37 19 Taunton 3 -8

Central Massachusetts

January temperatures: daily averages
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
33 13 Amherst 1 -10
31 12 Barre Falls Reservoir Dam 0 -11
34 12 Buffumville Lake 1 -11
34 14 East Brimfield Lake 1 -10
33 14 Lowell 1 -10
31 10 Tully Lake 0 -12
31 17 Worcester 0 -8

Western Massachusetts

Average January temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
29 12 Cummington Hill -2 -11
33 14 Great Barrington 0 -10
33 10 Knightville Reservoir Dam 1 -12
29 10 Lanesboro -1 -12
29 11 West Otis -2 -12
30 11 Worthington -1 -12
Reference

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

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