February 24, 2017 was the all-time record high of 71 degrees, the warmest observed temperature in Boston during the month of February, according to the National Weather Service. The previous record, 70 degrees, was set on Feb. 24, 1985.
BU Beach: last remaining snow was a reminder of the winter weather earlier this month. A sharp contrast to the record highs at the end of February.
BU Beach: students took advantage of the record warmth by relaxing or doing work in the sunshine.
Bridge over Storrow Drive: Esplanade on the left and BU Beach on the right
Esplanade: many enjoyed the nice weather to go for a run on the esplanade.
Esplanade: the water from the Charles reflected the clear blue skies
Esplanade: sunshine is creates shadows that are whimsical
Amory Park: active or not, warm weather can be enjoyed in many ways
Amory Park: open space and warm weather made it perfect weather conditions to play soccer