Zip 12801 (Glens Falls, NY) 

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Climate in Zip 12801 (Glens Falls, NY)

Glens Falls (zip 12801), New York gets 43 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Glens Falls (zip 12801) averages 60 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 180 sunny days per year in Glens Falls (zip 12801). The US average is 205 sunny days.

Glens Falls (zip 12801) gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 127 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.


Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 82 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 8
Rain: averages 43 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 60 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the 12801 zip code is 6.5 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in New York.

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Summer   /   Winter
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the 12801 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Glens Falls, New YorkUnited States
  42.6 in.38.1 in.
  60.4 in.27.8 in.
  126.8 days106.2 days
  180 days205 days
  82.4°85.8°
  8.2°21.7°
  6.57
  2.94.3
  325 ft.2443 ft.
CLIMATE

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


July is the hottest month for the 12801 zip code with an average high temperature of 82.4°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in New York. In the 12801 zip code, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for the 12801 zip code are June, August and July.


In the 12801 zip code, there are 6.8 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is about average compared to other places in New York.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for the 12801 zip code with an average of 8.2°. This is one of the coldest places in New York.


In the 12801 zip code, there are 163.7 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the coldest places in New York.


In the 12801 zip code, there are 20.6 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is one of the coldest places in New York.


Humidity in the 12801 zip code is generally low and comfortable. But there some days when the humidity becomes unpleasant, especially in July and August. The most humid months (but still comfortable) are July, August and June.


July is the wettest month in the 12801 zip code with 4.3 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 2.5 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 29% of yearly precipitation and 21% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 42.6 inches in the 12801 zip code means that it is drier than most places in New York.


May is the rainiest month in the 12801 zip code with 12.5 days of rain, and February is the driest month with only 8.6 rainy days. There are 126.8 rainy days annually in the 12801 zip code, which is about average compared to other places in New York. The rainiest season is Summer when it rains 26% of the time and the driest is Spring with only a 24% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 60.4 inches in the 12801 zip code means that it is snowier than most places in New York. January is the snowiest month in the 12801 zip code with 20.4 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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