Buffalo, NY Weather Forecast and Current Conditions

Day Sky High / Low Precip Wind Humidity
Thu
Aug 18
Partly Cloudy
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80º / 65º 15% WSW 11 mph 64%
12pm Mostly Sunny 62º 2% SW 6 mph 90%
1pm Partly Cloudy 66º 2% WSW 7 mph 84%
2pm Partly Cloudy 69º 15% WSW 8 mph 76%
3pm Partly Cloudy 74º 15% WSW 8 mph 63%
4pm Mostly Cloudy 76º 15% WSW 8 mph 57%
5pm Mostly Cloudy 77º 15% WSW 10 mph 54%
6pm Mostly Cloudy 78º 15% WSW 10 mph 52%
7pm Mostly Cloudy 78º 15% WSW 11 mph 51%
8pm Mostly Cloudy 78º 15% WSW 11 mph 51%
9pm Mostly Cloudy 78º 15% WSW 11 mph 53%
10pm Partly Cloudy 77º 2% WSW 11 mph 55%
11pm Partly Cloudy 76º 3% WSW 11 mph 58%
Fri
Aug 19
Sunny
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83º / 65º 7% SW 10 mph 56%
12am Partly Cloudy 75º 2% WSW 9 mph 61%
1am Partly Cloudy 73º 3% WSW 7 mph 65%
2am Partly Cloudy 72º 4% SW 7 mph 69%
3am Mostly Clear 71º 4% SW 6 mph 74%
4am Mostly Clear 70º 5% SW 7 mph 76%
5am Mostly Clear 69º 5% SW 6 mph 77%
6am Mostly Clear 68º 6% SW 6 mph 81%
7am Clear 67º 8% SSW 6 mph 82%
8am Clear 67º 9% SW 6 mph 81%
9am Clear 66º 11% SSW 6 mph 83%
10am Clear 66º 8% SSW 6 mph 83%
11am Sunny 66º 8% SSW 6 mph 83%
12pm Sunny 69º 4% SSW 7 mph 76%
1pm Sunny 72º 3% SSW 8 mph 68%
2pm Sunny 74º 1% SW 8 mph 63%
3pm Sunny 76º 1% SW 8 mph 60%
4pm Sunny 78º 0% SW 9 mph 55%
5pm Sunny 79º 0% WSW 9 mph 51%
6pm Sunny 81º 0% SW 9 mph 47%
7pm Sunny 81º 0% SW 10 mph 43%
8pm Sunny 82º 0% SW 9 mph 41%
9pm Sunny 82º 0% SW 9 mph 43%
10pm Sunny 81º 0% SW 8 mph 43%
11pm Sunny 79º 0% WSW 7 mph 47%
Sat
Aug 20
Partly Cloudy
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87º / 68º 19% SSW 8 mph 52%
12am Sunny 77º 0% SW 6 mph 52%
1am Clear 75º 1% SW 4 mph 56%
2am Clear 74º 2% S 4 mph 61%
3am Clear 72º 3% SSE 4 mph 65%
4am Clear 70º 3% SSE 4 mph 69%
5am Mostly Clear 69º 3% SSE 4 mph 71%
6am Mostly Clear 69º 4% SSE 4 mph 74%
7am Mostly Clear 68º 4% SE 4 mph 76%
8am Partly Cloudy 67º 4% SSE 4 mph 76%
9am Partly Cloudy 67º 6% SSE 5 mph 76%
10am Partly Cloudy 66º 6% SSE 5 mph 77%
11am Partly Cloudy 67º 5% SSE 4 mph 76%
Sun
Aug 21
Thunderstorms 81º / 67º 72% SSW 8 mph 70%
Mon
Aug 22
Scattered Thunderstorms 78º / 65º 58% SW 8 mph 76%
Tue
Aug 23
Scattered Thunderstorms 78º / 64º 58% W 9 mph 74%
Wed
Aug 24
Partly Cloudy 80º / 64º 24% WSW 9 mph 67%
Thu
Aug 25
Mostly Sunny 80º / 64º 10% SW 10 mph 63%

Weather Radar for Buffalo, NY See Radar

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NOAA Weather Marine Forecast for Buffalo, NY

Today
High : 75ºF
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WSW 5 to 10 kt in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. A chance of waterspouts before 11am. Waves 1 ft or less.
Tonight
Low : 68ºF
SW wind 5 to 8 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday
High : 78ºF
SSW wind around 7 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. Sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
Low : 68ºF
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday
High : 80ºF
SSE wind around 6 kt becoming S in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
Low : 70ºF
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday
High : 77ºF
S wind 5 to 7 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
Low : 70ºF
SSE wind around 6 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 ft or less.
Monday
High : 74ºF
SSE wind around 7 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Waves 1 ft or less.

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    Wind Speed Forecast for Buffalo, NY

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    Wind Speed (MPH) 6811976799644
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    MPH 6811976799644
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    Current Weather Conditions In Buffalo, NY

    As Of: 6 minutes ago

    • 62ºF
    • 62ºF
    • 6mph
    • 0º (SW)
    • 6mph
    • Mostly Sunny
    • 10mi
    • 29.97"
    • 90%
    • 0ºF

    The weather right now in Buffalo, NY is Mostly Sunny. The current temperature is 62°F, and the expected high and low for today, Thursday, August 18, 2022, are 80° high temperature and 65°F low temperature. The wind is currently blowing at 6 miles per hour, and coming from the Southwest. The wind is gusting to 6 mph. With the wind and the atmosphere the temperature feels like 62° Fahrenheit. Expected precipitation is 2 percent, with current humidity at 90 percent, and air pressure at 29.97 in. Visibility is 10 nautical miles. There are no current weather alert(s).

    General Weather Conditions for Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY, located on the extreme northeast shore of Lake Erie and in the western part of the state, averages about four days each year with maximum temperatures in excess of 90°F (32.2°C). July is the warmest month with an average high of 81°F (27.2°C) and an average minimum of 62°F (16.7°C). January is the coolest month with an average high of 31°F (-1°C) and an average minimum of 18°F (-7.8°C). The highest temperature on record for Buffalo is 99°F (37.2°C), recorded in August 1948; the lowest temperature on record is -20°F (-28.9°C), recorded in February 1961. About 131 days each year sees temperatures below 32°F (0°C), and an average 11 days each year records temperatures below 5°F (-15°C). Every month has seen temperatures below 50°F (10°C), and every month except June, July and August has recorded temperatures below freezing (0°C).

    The average annual precipitation for Buffalo is 38.3 inches (972.83 mm), which is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year. Precipitation falls on about 236 days each year. The wettest month is November with 3.9 inches (99.1 mm), and the driest, February, averages only 2.5 inches (64 mm). An average of 30 thunderstorm days occur each year with July and August being the most likely months. Snow falls on about 106 days each year and averages about 90 inches (2,286 mm) each year. December and January each average greater than 20 inches (508 mm) per year while February averages 18 inches (457 mm). Eighteen-inch (457 mm) snowfalls in a 24-hour period have occurred in each month November through February, and 38 inches (965 mm) fell in one 24-hour period during December 1995. About 19 days each year have a snowfall total greater than 1.5 inches (38 mm), and snow has fallen in every month except June, July and August. Fog is present on average 158 days each year and is evenly distributed throughout the year with a slight maximum in the spring and again in August. The prevailing wind direction in Buffalo is the southwest, off the lake. January is the windiest month, and a maximum gust of 71 knots occurred in February 1967.