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Weather Summaries

August 2014 Summary – Sixth Sunniest on Record

August 2014 Summary – Sixth Sunniest on Record

Blue Hill Observatory August 2014 Summary: The month was notable for being cooler, drier and much sunnier than average.  The 24-hour mean temperature for the month of 68.6F was 0.5 degree warmer the 120-year average for August, though this was about one degree cooler than the 1981-2010 30-year average.  The maximum temperature for the month […]

| September 3, 2014 | Reply
July 2014 Summary – Warmer and Sunnier than Average

July 2014 Summary – Warmer and Sunnier than Average

Blue Hill Observatory July 2014 Summary: The month was notable for being warmer, wetter and sunnier than average.  The 24-hour mean temperature for the month of 72.0F was 2.3 degrees warmer the 120-year average for July, though this was much less warmer than the 1981-2010 30-year average.  The maximum temperature for the month was 91F […]

| August 5, 2014 | Reply

What's Happening on the Hill

Registration Open for Local Weather Course

Registration Open for Local Weather Course

NEW ENGLAND’S WILD, WACKY, WEIRD WEATHER Weather is the one topic that affects all of our lives. From simply messing with our plans, to causing all out catastrophe, weather touches all of us. And New England is home to some of the most interesting and volatile weather in the entire world. It is no exaggeration […]

| September 5, 2014 | Reply
Governor Signs Bill which includes Capital Improvements to Eliot Tower & Blue Hill Observatory

Governor Signs Bill which includes Capital Improvements to Eliot Tower & Blue Hill Observatory

Governor Patrick has signed into law “AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE PRESERVATION AND IMPROVEMENT OF LAND, PARKS AND CLEAN ENERGY IN THE COMMONWEALTH (Chapter 286). Included in this bill is a line item that states “THAT $2,500,000 SHALL BE EXPENDED FOR THE PRESERVATION AND RESTORATION OF THE ELIOT TOWER AND FOR THE BLUE HILL WEATHER […]

| May 10, 2014 | Reply
Spring Open House at Blue Hill on May 31st 2014

Spring Open House at Blue Hill on May 31st 2014

Blue Hill Observatory Spring Open House Saturday, May 31st, 2014 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Enjoy browsing the Blue Hill Meteorological Observatory including views from the top of the tower. There will be displays by Mount Washington Observatory and US National Weather Service Boston MA – other presentations and activities will be listed when […]

| March 25, 2014 | Reply