Buffalo, NY Weather Forecast and Current Conditions

Day Sky High / Low Precip Wind Humidity
Fri
Apr 12
PM Light Rain/Wind
Close Hourly
46º / 38º 78% SW 27 mph 89%
4pm Cloudy/Wind 44º 11% SW 25 mph 92%
5pm Showers/Wind 44º 40% SW 26 mph 90%
6pm Showers/Wind 45º 42% SW 27 mph 90%
7pm Cloudy/Wind 46º 12% SW 26 mph 87%
8pm Cloudy/Wind 45º 17% SW 26 mph 88%
9pm Cloudy/Wind 45º 19% SW 25 mph 87%
10pm Light Rain/Wind 45º 76% WSW 24 mph 86%
11pm Rain/Wind 44º 88% WSW 24 mph 85%
Sat
Apr 13
AM Showers/Wind
View Hourly
52º / 42º 69% W 23 mph 65%
12am Rain/Wind 43º 94% WSW 23 mph 87%
1am Rain/Wind 43º 97% WSW 22 mph 86%
2am Rain/Wind 42º 97% WSW 21 mph 84%
3am Rain/Wind 42º 97% W 22 mph 83%
4am Rain/Wind 41º 96% W 21 mph 81%
5am Rain/Wind 41º 97% W 22 mph 81%
6am Rain/Wind 41º 99% W 22 mph 81%
7am Rain/Wind 41º 99% W 22 mph 81%
8am Rain/Wind 40º 96% W 22 mph 81%
9am Rain/Wind 40º 90% W 22 mph 83%
10am Rain/Wind 40º 82% W 23 mph 83%
11am Light Rain/Wind 39º 69% W 22 mph 82%
12pm Showers/Wind 40º 53% W 23 mph 79%
1pm Showers/Wind 41º 43% WNW 21 mph 75%
2pm Few Showers/Wind 42º 30% WNW 21 mph 72%
3pm Cloudy/Wind 42º 10% WNW 20 mph 72%
4pm Cloudy/Wind 44º 9% WNW 20 mph 69%
5pm Cloudy/Wind 46º 7% W 21 mph 63%
6pm Cloudy/Wind 47º 3% W 21 mph 59%
7pm Cloudy/Wind 49º 2% W 20 mph 55%
8pm Mostly Cloudy 50º 2% W 19 mph 52%
9pm Partly Cloudy 51º 1% W 19 mph 51%
10pm Partly Cloudy 51º 1% W 18 mph 50%
11pm Mostly Sunny 50º 2% W 16 mph 53%
Sun
Apr 14
Rain
View Hourly
57º / 41º 74% SW 14 mph 73%
12am Clear 47º 2% W 13 mph 56%
1am Clear 47º 3% W 12 mph 59%
2am Clear 45º 3% W 10 mph 61%
3am Clear 44º 4% WSW 9 mph 65%
4am Mostly Clear 43º 7% WSW 9 mph 69%
5am Partly Cloudy 43º 6% WSW 8 mph 72%
6am Partly Cloudy 43º 14% SW 8 mph 74%
7am Mostly Cloudy 43º 21% SW 8 mph 75%
8am Mostly Cloudy 43º 24% SW 7 mph 77%
9am Mostly Cloudy 43º 24% SW 6 mph 79%
10am Mostly Cloudy 43º 24% SSW 8 mph 81%
11am Mostly Cloudy 43º 24% S 7 mph 79%
12pm Few Showers 45º 33% S 8 mph 76%
1pm Showers 48º 47% S 8 mph 71%
2pm Showers 50º 48% S 10 mph 67%
3pm Rain 52º 64% SSW 8 mph 67%
Mon
Apr 15
Partly Cloudy 55º / 42º 9% WSW 12 mph 66%
Tue
Apr 16
Partly Cloudy 69º / 56º 13% WSW 8 mph 50%
Wed
Apr 17
Rain 69º / 54º 76% S 12 mph 69%
Thu
Apr 18
Showers 60º / 50º 37% SW 15 mph 75%
Fri
Apr 19
Showers 53º / 37º 58% WSW 19 mph 69%

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NOAA Weather Marine Forecast for Buffalo, NY

Today
High : 46ºF
SW wind 27 to 30 kt, with gusts as high as 39 kt. Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 5pm, then showers likely. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
Tonight
Low : 38ºF
W wind 25 to 27 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Rain. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
Saturday
High : 45ºF
W wind 20 to 24 kt, with gusts as high as 33 kt. Showers likely, mainly before noon. Waves around 2 ft.
Saturday Night
Low : 39ºF
WSW wind 12 to 15 kt decreasing to 9 to 12 kt after midnight. A slight chance of showers after 2am. Waves around 1 ft.
Sunday
High : 51ºF
S wind 8 to 11 kt becoming SW 11 to 14 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 kt. Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Waves around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
Low : 39ºF
NW wind 7 to 9 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Waves 1 ft or less.
Monday
High : 52ºF
WSW wind 7 to 9 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
Low : 41ºF
SW wind 6 to 8 kt becoming S after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
High : 60ºF
SE wind around 7 kt becoming E in the afternoon. A chance of showers. Waves 1 ft or less.

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    Wind Speed Forecast for Buffalo, NY

    FridaySaturdaySunday
    Wind Speed (MPH) 252623212223201913978
    4pm8pm12am4am8am12pm4pm8pm12am4am8am12pm
    MPH 252623212223201913978
    DIR SWSWWSWWWWWNWWWWSWSWS

    Current Weather Conditions In Buffalo, NY

    As Of: 26 minutes ago

    • 44ºF
    • 35ºF
    • 25mph
    • 0º (SW)
    • 42mph
    • Cloudy/Wind
    • 10mi
    • 29.21"
    • 92%
    • 0ºF

    The weather right now in Buffalo, NY is Cloudy/Wind. The current temperature is 44°F, and the expected high and low for today, Friday, April 12, 2024, are 46° high temperature and 38°F low temperature. The wind is currently blowing at 25 miles per hour, and coming from the Southwest. The wind is gusting to 42 mph. With the wind and the atmosphere the temperature feels like 35° Fahrenheit. Expected precipitation is 11 percent, with current humidity at 92 percent, and air pressure at 29.21 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.