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Located in the heart of New York's Capital Region

Heavy Rain 70°F
2017 Summaries:
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July | August | September | October | November | December
Note: All records shown in "Notes" section is from official Albany NWS climate data.

This page is updated within the first week of each month. Data is available from January 2005 to present.

To view a monthly summary from a previous year, please make selections below:

May 2017: In Review

Temperature Summary

Average Temperature: 58.0°F (-0.3°F)

Highest Temperature: 94°F (18th)

Lowest Temperature: 37°F (10th)

Average High Temperature: 67.3°F

Average Low Temperature: 48.9°F

High Temperature Above 90°F: 2 days

Low Temperature Below 32°F: 0 days

Degree Days: 269.3 HDD / 51.7 CDD

Wind Summary

Average Wind Speed: 1.1 mph

Dominant Wind Direction: NW

Highest Wind Gust: 28 mph (15th)

Precipitation Summary

Total Precipitation: 6.24 in (+2.63 in)

Maximum 24-Hour Total: 0.87 in (13th)

Total Snowfall: 0.0 in (-0.1 in)

Maximum 24-Hour Total: 0.0 in (--)

  • Daily record high temperature set on the 17th.
    • officially 92°F (old 89°F set in 1977)
  • Daily record high temperature tied on the 18th.
    • officially 94°F (old 94°F set in 1962)
Daily Temperature & Precipitation Summary
Day Weather High Temperature Low Temperature Precipitation Snowfall
1st Scattered Thunderstorms 76°F 46°F 0.61 in 0.0 in
2nd Light Rain 63°F 48°F 0.41 in 0.0 in
3rd Rain Showers 56°F 47°F 0.01 in 0.0 in
4th Rain Showers 67°F 38°F Trace 0.0 in
5th Rain 54°F 44°F 0.76 in 0.0 in
6th Rain Showers 71°F 52°F 0.77 in 0.0 in
7th Light Rain 55°F 42°F 0.19 in 0.0 in
8th Rain Showers 50°F 40°F Trace 0.0 in
9th Overcast 51°F 38°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
10th Mostly Cloudy 57°F 37°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
11th Partly Cloudy 68°F 43°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
12th Partly Cloudy 71°F 41°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
13th Rain 56°F 49°F 0.87 in 0.0 in
14th Rain Showers 60°F 44°F 0.14 in 0.0 in
15th Rain Showers 67°F 41°F 0.08 in 0.0 in
16th Mostly Sunny 77°F 47°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
17th Mostly Sunny 92°F 55°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
18th Scattered Thunderstorms 94°F 63°F 0.11 in 0.0 in
19th Partly Cloudy 82°F 57°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
20th Sunny 70°F 51°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
21st Mostly Cloudy 72°F 43°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
22nd Light Rain 63°F 50°F 0.17 in 0.0 in
23rd Mostly Cloudy 73°F 47°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
24th Mostly Sunny 77°F 53°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
25th Light Rain 63°F 55°F 0.51 in 0.0 in
26th Rain 62°F 53°F 0.32 in 0.0 in
27th Mostly Cloudy 71°F 53°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
28th Mostly Cloudy 75°F 59°F 0.00 in 0.0 in
29th Rain 61°F 56°F 0.47 in 0.0 in
30th Light Rain 59°F 55°F 0.69 in 0.0 in
31st Scattered Thunderstorms 75°F 57°F 0.13 in 0.0 in
Weather Icon Key
Icon Description Icon Description Icon Description Icon Description Icon Description
Sunny Sunny Thunderstorms Thunderstorms Heavy Snow Heavy Snow Freezing Rain Freezing Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain
Mostly Sunny Mostly Sunny Scattered Thunderstorms Scattered T'Storms Snow Snow Freezing Rain & Snow Frz. Rain & Snow Rain Rain
Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy Rain Showers Rain Showers Light Snow Light Snow Wintry Mix Wintry Mix Light Rain Light Rain
Mostly Cloudy Mostly Cloudy Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow Flurries Flurries Rain & Snow Rain & Snow Drizzle Drizzle
Overcast Overcast Hazy Sunshine Hazy Sunshine Sleet Sleet Snow & Sleet Snow & Sleet Windy Windy