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2018 Was the Third Wettest Year on Record

2018 Was the Third Wettest Year on Record

| January 11, 2019 | Reply

The year 2018 ended with a 24-hour corrected mean temperature of 50.0F, which was 2.4F warmer than the 120-year (1891-2010) long-term mean and 1.1F above the 30-year (1981-2010) normal. The annual average maximum temperature of 58.5F was 1.6F warmer than the long-term mean, while the annual average minimum temperature of 42.2F was 2.4F warmer than […]

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December 2018 Summary – Warmer and Sunnier Than Average

December 2018 Summary – Warmer and Sunnier Than Average

| January 9, 2019 | Reply

Blue Hill Observatory December 2018 Summary: December was warmer and drier than average with very little snowfall and abundant sunshine. The 24-hour adjusted mean temperature for the month of 33.3 deg F was 3.5 degrees warmer than the 120-year average for December and 1.7 degrees warmer than the 1981-2010 30-year average. The average maximum temperature of […]

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Cindy Fitzgibbon Supports Blue Hill Observatory. Will You?

Cindy Fitzgibbon Supports Blue Hill Observatory. Will You?

| December 29, 2018 | Reply

The Blue Hill Observatory is a local treasure. With the longest continuous weather observations in North America, the climate record is invaluable. The research and educational programming at BHO will continue to inspire new generations of weather enthusiasts for years to come.” Please use the ” Support” or “Donate” links on this website to give […]

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2018-2019 Winter Temperature Forecast

2018-2019 Winter Temperature Forecast

| December 6, 2018 | Reply

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 snow […]

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“Colder and Likely Snowy Winter Ahead” Says Winter Weather Expert Joe D’Aleo

“Colder and Likely Snowy Winter Ahead” Says Winter Weather Expert Joe D’Aleo

| November 7, 2018 | Reply

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 leading winter weather expert is predicting. Joe D’Aleo is a certified meteorologist and was the first Director of Meteorology at the Weather Channel. He is currently Co-Chief Meteorologist at WeatherBell […]

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Current Conditions (Davis Vantage Pro)

Current Conditions (Davis Vantage Pro)

| January 4, 2013 | Reply

The weather data provided on this page are unofficial readings from a Davis Vantage Pro automated system and may be different from the official Blue Hill Observatory measurements. They are provided for comparison and educational purposes only. Location: Latitude: 42° 12′ 44″N, Longitude: 71° 6′ 53″W, Elevation: 635 ft, Great Blue Hill, Milton, MA USA […]

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