Buffalo, New York 

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Weather in Buffalo, New York

The most pleasant months of the year for Buffalo are August, June and July. In Buffalo, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Buffalo with an average high temperature of 80.8°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in New York. January is the snowiest month in Buffalo with 23.8 inches of snow, and 7 months of the year have significant snowfall. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.


Today's Weather - Buffalo, NY

1 PM PST

Mostly Sunny

78°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonMostly Sunny78° / 72°SW 21 mph
MondaySlight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Mostly Sunny83° / 73°SW 7 to 14 mph
TuesdayChance Showers And Thunderstorms82° / 67°SW 6 to 15 mph
WednesdayMostly Sunny81° / 64°N 0 to 6 mph
ThursdayMostly Sunny84° / 66°E 3 to 10 mph
FridayMostly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms84° / 68°E 6 to 9 mph
SaturdaySlight Chance Rain Showers then Chance Showers And Thunderstorms84° / 69°SE 5 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 81 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 17
Rain: averages 39 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 85 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Buffalo area is 6.4 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in New York.

6.4 / 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
January32° 17°
February34° 18°
March43° 25°
April56° 36°
May68° 46°
June76° 56°
July81° 61°
August79° 60°
September72° 53°
October60° 42°
November48° 33°
December37° 24°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Buffalo
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January0281916
February0261512
March024148
April010133
May01130
June10120
July20110
August10100
September00110
October03130
November015154
December0261813

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 Buffalo    83 Reviews
Vitamin D Deficiency of Life - 12/17/2019
I am currently writing this review on December 18, 2019 @12:49 am from Batavia NY. I lived in Ruff Buff for 39 years (born and raised), left in 2004 to Alabama, returned... Read More

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Buffalo, The Armpit of the United States - 11/8/2019
I grew up in WNY and have lived in various parts of the inner city as well as the surrounding suburbs. After recently relocating to MN I can honestly say that things are... Read More

Hype - 5/4/2019
The average low temperature is 40 degrees and even in the summer you need a long sleeve shirt at night, with the exception of a handful of days. The city and surrounding... Read More


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