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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

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
The Wild Winter of 2013-2014- Could it Repeat?

The Wild Winter of 2013-2014- Could it Repeat?

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 the first Director of Meteorology at the Weather Channel. He is currently Co-Chief Meteorologist at WeatherBell Analytics, […]

| November 6, 2014 | Reply
Celebrate Columbus Day Weekend on Great Blue Hill

Celebrate Columbus Day Weekend on Great Blue Hill

This Columbus Day Weekend, October 11-13, we will be joining in on the Fall Festival the Blue Hills Trailside Museum is hosting. Saturday October 11 will be our Focus on Weather Day. We expect to have someone from Mount Washington Observatory and from the National Weather Service on the hill along with other weather related […]

| September 23, 2014 | Reply