Boston September Weather History

   

Sep 2 Mercury hits 100F, 1953, second time ever in September
Sep 7 Warmest temperature ever, 102F, 1881
Second great colonial hurricane, 1675
Sep 10-11 Hurricane Edna crosses Cape Cod and give the Boston area record 5.64 inches of rain in 24 hours, 1954
Sep 12 Hurricane Donna, 1960
Sep 15 Lowest pressure 28.62 inches from "Great Atlantic Hurricane", 1944
Sep 16 Warmest low temperature, 76F, 1915
Sep 19 Coolest high temperature, 49F, 1875
Sep 21 Great New England Hurricane of 1938 kills 600+ people.  It was the 7th costliest hurricane in history with $3.6 billion (1990 currency) damage.  Highest one minute average wind velocity ever, south at 87 mph.
Sep 27 Hurricane Gloria strikes. Over $1 billion total damage, 1985
Sep 28 Highest pressure 30.66 inches, 1947
Sep 29 Coldest temperature, 34F, 1914