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current conditions

Cloudy
Cloudy
33F
27 F RealFeel temperature
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1C
-3 C RealFeel temperature
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Last updated at 2:45 PM
8 mph NWind speed and direction
78%Relative humidity
30.32 inBarometric pressure
10 milesVisibility
1 of 10Sun exposure indexEXPLAIN

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Detailed Boston forecast

This AfternoonCloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Near steady temperature in the mid 30s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

TonightCloudy. A chance of snow showers in the evening. Near steady temperature in the lower 30s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent.

Christmas DayMostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the upper 50s. Temperature falling into the mid 40s in the afternoon.

National Weather Service forecast for Boston and Suffolk County. Last updated at 2:45 PM
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seven-day forecast

Sunday, Dec 21
A thick cloud cover
A thick cloud cover
36F|33F
Monday, Dec 22
Mostly cloudy
Mostly cloudy
42F|38F
Tuesday, Dec 23
Mostly cloudy, damp
Mostly cloudy, damp
47F|44F
Wednesday, Dec 24
Windy with rain
Windy with rain
57F|54F
Thursday, Dec 25
Windy; morning rain
Windy; morning rain
57F|37F
Friday, Dec 26
Mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
48F|36F
Saturday, Dec 27
Clouds and sun; mild
Clouds and sun; mild
49F|32F
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Precipitation Totals

5.55 inchesPrecipitation this month
0.3 inchesSnow this month
44.23 inchesPrecipitation this year
50.0 inchesSnow this year

Boston weather almanac

Today in weather history

62 (1957)Highest high temperature
11 (1955)Lowest high temperature
-5 (1942)Lowest low temperature
47 (1957)Highest low temperature
1.91 (1946)Most precipitation
10.1 (1975)Greatest snowfall

Yesterday's weather

ActualHistoric average
3540High temperature
2727Low temperature
3133Average temperature
0.0 inches--Precipitation
0.0 inches--Snowfall
0.0 inches--Existing snow cover
34--Heating degree days
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This month in weather history

33.6Average temp for month
40.4Average high for month
26.7Average low for month
4.0 inchesAverage monthly precip
8.6Average clear days
7.5Average partly cloudy days
8.6Average cloudy days

Weather one year ago

ActualHistoric average
5439High temperature
4126Low temperature
48--Average temperature
17--Heating degree days
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Marine Conditions

46 F.Surf temperature
2-3 Ft Wave heights
N at 7-14 knotsWinds

SOLAR / LUNAR DATA

Upcoming phases of the moon

  • phase
    December 21
  • phase
    December 22
  • phase
    December 28
  • phase
    January 5
  • phase
    January 13

Sun and moon forecast

7:10 AMSunrise
4:14 PMSunset
6:21 AMMoonrise
4:19 PMMoonset

Boston pollen levels

LOWHIGH
GRASS
1 of 5
WEED
2 of 5
MOLD
3 of 5
TREE
4 of 5
OVERALL
N of 5

AIR QUALITY / ULTRAVIOLET INDEX

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GOODBAD
AIR QUALITY
G
LOWEXTREME
U.V. RAYS
0

TEMPERATURE EXTREMES

United States

12/21National High Today (through 9 pm) 81 at Plant City, Florida

12/21National Low Today (through 9 pm) -3 at Pellston, Michigan

World

12/21Global High Yesterday 109 at Marble Bar, Australia

12/21Global Low -64 at Nera, Russia