Climate for New York
(United States)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 19 measuring stations in New York.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


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New York is one of the coldest regions in the United States with an average daily high temperature of only 15 degrees centigrade. The climate is much more unsettled than in central Europe and offers varied seasons with deep winters and warm summers. It rarely gets really warm here and you can safely leave your swimwear at home. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from May to September. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from November to March.

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Duration of daylight and sunshine in the United States


hours of sunshine per day
Sunshine hours per day in the United States
rainy days per month
Rainy days per month in the United States
Precipitation in mm/day
Precipitation in the United States
Relative humidity in %
Relative humidity in the United States
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)
Absolute humidity in the United States

The most important cities in the region of New York

New York is a part of the United States and has an east-west extension of about 590 km. From north to south it is approximately 480 km. The biggest cities are New York City and Buffalo. The local time is now Wednesday, 10:56 am.

CityPopulationGeo-Position 
New York City8,601,18640°42'51"N74°0'21"W
Buffalo256,30442°53'11"N78°52'42"W
Jamaica216,86640°41'29"N73°48'20"W
Rochester208,88043°9'17"N77°36'56"W
Yonkers200,80740°55'52"N73°53'56"W
Syracuse143,37843°2'53"N76°8'51"W
Amherst122,36642°58'42"N78°47'59"W
Albany97,85642°39'9"N73°45'22"W
West Albany93,79442°40'59"N73°46'42"W
Greenburgh86,76441°1'58"N73°50'34"W
New Rochelle77,06240°54'41"N73°46'56"W
Cheektowaga75,17842°54'12"N78°45'17"W
Mount Vernon67,29240°54'45"N73°50'13"W
Schenectady66,13542°48'51"N73°56'22"W
Utica62,23543°6'3"N75°13'58"W
Brentwood60,66440°46'52"N73°14'46"W
Bensonhurst60,00040°36'6"N73°59'39"W
Coney Island60,00040°34'40"N73°59'39"W
Tonawanda58,14442°59'6"N78°52'41"W
White Plains56,85341°2'2"N73°45'46"W
Hempstead53,89140°42'22"N73°37'7"W
Levittown51,88140°43'33"N73°30'51"W
Irondequoit51,69243°12'48"N77°34'47"W
Niagara Falls50,19343°5'40"N79°3'24"W
Troy50,12942°43'42"N73°41'30"W
Binghamton47,37642°5'55"N75°55'5"W
West Seneca44,71142°51'0"N78°47'59"W
West Babylon43,21340°43'5"N73°21'15"W
Freeport42,86040°39'27"N73°34'59"W
Hicksville41,54740°46'6"N73°31'30"W