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Weather Summaries

November 2014 Summary – Cooler and Wetter Than Average

November 2014 Summary – Cooler and Wetter Than Average

Blue Hill Observatory November 2014 Summary: The month was notable for being colder, wetter, and snowier than average.  The 24-hour mean temperature for the month of 40.3F was 0.3 degrees cooler than the 120-year average for November, and this was about one and a half degrees colder than the 1981-2010 30-year average.  The maximum temperature […]

| December 2, 2014 | Reply
October 2014 Summary – Fourth Wettest on Record

October 2014 Summary – Fourth Wettest on Record

Blue Hill Observatory October 2014 Summary: The month was notable for being much warmer, wetter and cloudier than average.  The 24-hour mean temperature for the month of 54.4F was 3.3 degrees warmer the 120-year average for October, and this was about three degrees warmer than the 1981-2010 30-year average.  The maximum temperature for the month […]

| November 4, 2014 | Reply

What's Happening on the Hill

2014-2015 Winter Temperature Forecast

2014-2015 Winter Temperature Forecast

Editor’s Note: While Blue Hill Observatory does not issue forecasts and does not endorse this forecast, we thought our readers would enjoy hearing what a local seasonal forecaster is predicting. Judah Cohen is a scientist who specializes in seasonal forecasting at Atmospheric and Environmental Research in Lexington, MA.   Using a model that considers Siberian […]

| December 22, 2014 | Reply
Blue Hill Observatory Annual Appeal

Blue Hill Observatory Annual Appeal

Please consider making a donation to the Blue Hill Observatory & Science Center to support our scientific and educational activities. Among the many things your donation will support are new exhibits that will be installed during 2015. These interactive exhibits are being partially funded by a Partnership Grant from the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and […]

| December 22, 2014 | Reply
Support Blue Hill on Giving Tuesday

Support Blue Hill on Giving Tuesday

Are YOU #GivingTuesday? The Blue Hill Observatory and Science Center is excited to participate in #GivingTuesday, the global day of giving back, on Tuesday, December 2, 2014. After you’ve gone to the stores on Black Friday and shopped online on Cyber Monday, please consider supporting our mission on #GivingTuesday. The most effective way YOU can […]

| November 26, 2014 | Reply