Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls Metro Area, New York gets 40 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls Metro Area averages 88 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 159 sunny days per year in Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls Metro Area. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls Metro Area gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 159 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.
Summer High: the July high is around 81 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 17
Rain: averages 40 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 88 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls metro area is 6.4 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in New York.
6.4 / 10
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months.