Utica, New York 

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Weather in Utica, New York

The most pleasant months of the year for Utica are August, June and July. In Utica, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Utica with an average high temperature of 80.4°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in New York. January is the snowiest month in Utica with 29.5 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall. But there some days when the humidity becomes unpleasant, especially in July and August.


Today's Weather - Utica, NY

7 AM PST

Partly Sunny

41°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TodayPartly Sunny60° / 38°NW 9 mph
ThursdayPatchy Fog then Sunny59° / 40°S 1 to 6 mph
FridayMostly Sunny then Slight Chance Light Rain56° / 44°E 7 to 12 mph
SaturdayRain Likely58° / 48°E 9 to 15 mph
SundayChance Rain Showers58° / 44°W 5 to 9 mph
MondaySlight Chance Rain Showers56° / 39°W 7 to 10 mph
TuesdayChance Rain Showers53° / 40°S 5 to 8 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 80 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 12
Rain: averages 47 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 96 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Utica area is 9.1 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in New York.

9.1 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. 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
January29° 12°
February33° 14°
March42° 23°
April56° 35°
May68° 45°
June76° 54°
July80° 59°
August79° 57°
September71° 50°
October59° 38°
November46° 30°
December34° 20°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Utica
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January0291714
February0261411
March026147
April012142
May01130
June10120
July10120
August10120
September00120
October08140
November018164
December0281712

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 Utica    11 Reviews
An average city which is doing better. - 6/30/2020
Utica has stabilized after a few decades of rather precipitous decline. It reached its peak population of just over 100,000 in 1960 but began a descent in subsequent... Read More

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Great opportunities if you have a degree - 1/2/2019
I grew up in Utica and it is a great place to live and raise a family. There is a high immigrant population which has helped grow the city and make it very cultural. The... Read More

Great place to grow up and great place to come bac - 2/5/2012
The food is the best in the country, great parks, a zoo, it's own ski hill and great culture with the Stanley and Museum. Plus it's the gateway to the Adirondacks. I... Read More


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