Beacon, New York 

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Weather in Beacon, New York

The most pleasant months of the year for Beacon are June, September and August. In Beacon, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Beacon with an average high temperature of 84.3°, which ranks it as one of the hottest places in New York. January is the snowiest month in Beacon with 12.0 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year.


Today's Weather - Beacon, NY

1 AM PST

Mostly Cloudy

61°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightMostly Cloudy59° / 74°N 2 mph
Monday NightIsolated Rain Showers then Patchy Fog50° / 72°NE 2 mph
Tuesday NightMostly Clear48° / 70°NE 2 to 7 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Clear49° / 73°E 0 to 3 mph
Thursday NightMostly Clear51° / 77°SW 3 mph
Friday NightMostly Clear58° / 81°NW 3 mph
Saturday NightMostly Clear60° / 83°W 2 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 18
Rain: averages 47 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 37 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Beacon area is 7.1 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in New York.

7.1 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January35° 18°
February39° 20°
March48° 28°
April60° 39°
May71° 49°
June80° 58°
July84° 63°
August83° 62°
September75° 53°
October63° 42°
November52° 34°
December40° 24°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Beacon
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January028105
February02583
March021102
April06110
May10120
June30120
July60100
August40100
September1090
October0490
November01491
December025103

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.


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Reviews for Beacon    11 Reviews
Bought a condo - 11/5/2017
So this town had a lot of potential and I decided to visit ultimately buying a condo. It was a town in transition 7 yrs ago.....now it is growing into a hipster arts... Read More

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All that glitters... - 8/8/2010
The person that called Beacon a jewel yet to be polished,got it somewhat right. There is A LOT of polishing that needs to be done however! In addition to the drug... Read More

Not All It's Cracked Up to Be - 8/8/2010
The person that called this place a jewel that needs to be polished got it somewhat right. It could be a jewel if not for the drug addicts,drug dealers, and bums hanging... Read More


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