Rochester, NY Weather Forecast and Current Conditions

DaySkyHigh / LowPrecipWindHumidity
Mon
Dec 6
Rain/Wind
Close Hourly
53º / 27º93%SW 21 mph81%
2pmShowers48º66%S 14 mph89%
3pmShowers49º53%SSW 15 mph87%
4pmRain51º96%SSW 16 mph88%
5pmRain52º96%SW 17 mph82%
6pmLight Rain51º85%WSW 16 mph85%
7pmRain/Wind47º59%WSW 20 mph87%
8pmCloudy/Wind43º20%WSW 20 mph81%
9pmCloudy42º23%WSW 19 mph77%
10pmMostly Cloudy41º16%WSW 19 mph68%
11pmPartly Cloudy/Wind39º7%WSW 20 mph62%
Tue
Dec 7
Mostly Cloudy
View Hourly
31º / 23º15%W 13 mph57%
12amPartly Cloudy/Wind37º4%WSW 21 mph62%
1amMostly Clear/Wind36º4%WSW 22 mph61%
2amPartly Cloudy/Wind35º4%WSW 22 mph63%
3amPartly Cloudy/Wind33º5%W 21 mph66%
4amPartly Cloudy/Wind33º3%W 20 mph63%
5amMostly Cloudy/Wind33º8%W 21 mph65%
6amPartly Cloudy32º3%W 19 mph65%
7amMostly Cloudy31º2%W 17 mph64%
8amMostly Cloudy31º4%W 17 mph66%
9amMostly Cloudy30º5%W 16 mph66%
10amMostly Cloudy30º7%W 15 mph67%
11amMostly Cloudy29º9%W 13 mph66%
12pmMostly Cloudy29º15%W 13 mph66%
1pmMostly Cloudy28º15%W 12 mph67%
2pmMostly Cloudy28º15%WSW 12 mph66%
3pmMostly Cloudy29º15%WSW 13 mph63%
4pmMostly Cloudy30º15%WSW 13 mph60%
5pmMostly Cloudy30º15%W 13 mph55%
6pmMostly Cloudy31º1%WSW 12 mph51%
7pmCloudy31º1%WSW 12 mph48%
8pmCloudy30º1%W 13 mph51%
9pmMostly Cloudy30º0%W 10 mph53%
10pmMostly Cloudy29º0%W 8 mph52%
11pmMostly Cloudy28º0%W 7 mph56%
Wed
Dec 8
Cloudy
View Hourly
31º / 24º24%SW 5 mph71%
12amMostly Cloudy27º1%W 6 mph58%
1amMostly Cloudy27º15%W 6 mph60%
2amMostly Cloudy26º15%WSW 5 mph61%
3amMostly Cloudy25º15%WSW 5 mph61%
4amCloudy25º15%W 5 mph59%
5amCloudy25º15%W 5 mph60%
6amCloudy25º15%WSW 4 mph59%
7amCloudy25º15%WSW 4 mph59%
8amCloudy25º15%WSW 3 mph62%
9amCloudy24º16%SW 3 mph65%
10amCloudy24º19%SW 3 mph68%
11amCloudy24º21%SW 3 mph73%
12pmCloudy25º24%SSW 3 mph75%
1pmCloudy25º24%SSE 3 mph74%
Thu
Dec 9
Cloudy36º / 32º6%S 8 mph65%
Fri
Dec 10
Cloudy44º / 40º24%S 8 mph77%
Sat
Dec 11
Showers57º / 34º56%SW 16 mph73%
Sun
Dec 12
AM Snow Showers40º / 33º32%W 14 mph67%
Mon
Dec 13
Mostly Sunny44º / 31º6%W 13 mph62%

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NOAA Weather Marine Forecast for Rochester, NY

Today
High : 52ºF
S wind 12 to 17 kt becoming W 23 to 28 kt. Winds could gust as high as 42 kt. Showers before 4pm, then a slight chance of showers after 5pm. Waves 1 ft building to 3 ft.
Tonight
Low : 30ºF
W wind 26 to 29 kt decreasing to 22 to 25 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 42 kt. A slight chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
Tuesday
High : 32ºF
W wind 13 to 18 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. A chance of snow showers, mainly before 10am. Waves 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft.
Tuesday Night
Low : 27ºF
WSW wind 8 to 11 kt. A slight chance of snow showers. Waves around 1 ft.
Wednesday
High : 32ºF
WSW wind around 6 kt becoming WNW in the afternoon. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
Low : 28ºF
WNW wind 6 to 8 kt. A slight chance of snow showers. Waves 1 ft or less.
Thursday
High : 36ºF
SW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Cloudy. Waves around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
Low : 33ºF
ESE wind 9 to 12 kt becoming S after midnight. A chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday
High : 44ºF
S wind 8 to 11 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. A chance of showers. Waves 1 ft or less.

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    Wind Speed Forecast for Rochester, NY

    MondayTuesdayWednesday
    Wind Speed (MPH)14161922191512128543
    2pm6pm10pm2am6am10am2pm6pm10pm2am6am10am
    MPH14161922191512128543
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    Current Weather Conditions In Rochester, NY

    As Of: 3 minutes ago

    • 48ºF
    • 42ºF
    • 14mph
    • 0º (S)
    • 26mph
    • Showers
    • 6mi
    • 29.55"
    • 89%
    • 0ºF

    The weather right now in Rochester, NY is Showers. The current temperature is 48°F, and the expected high and low for today, Monday, December 6, 2021, are 53° high temperature and 27°F low temperature. The wind is currently blowing at 14 miles per hour, and coming from the South. The wind is gusting to 26 mph. With the wind and the atmosphere the temperature feels like 42° Fahrenheit. Expected precipitation is 66 percent, with current humidity at 89 percent, and air pressure at 29.55 in. Visibility is 6 nautical miles. There are 2 current weather alert(s).

    General Weather Conditions for Rochester

    Rochester, NY, located on the south shore of Lake Ontario and in the western part of the state, averages about ten days each year with maximum temperatures in excess of 90°F (32.2°C). July is the warmest month with an average high of 82°F (27.8°C) and an average minimum of 61°F (16.1°C). January is the coolest month with an average high of 31°F (-0.6°C) and an average minimum of 17°F (-8.3°C). The highest temperature on record for Rochester is 100°F (37.8°C), recorded in June 1953, and the lowest temperature on record is -19°F (-28.3°C), recorded in February 1979. About 135 days each year experience temperatures below 32°F (0°C), and an average 13 days each year record 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). (195) The average annual precipitation for Rochester is 31.7 inches (805 mm), which is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year. Precipitation falls on about 225 days each year. The wettest month is August with 3.2 inches (81 mm) and the driest, January and February, each average only 2.2 inches (56 mm). An average of 27 thunderstorm days occur each year with July and August being the most likely months. Snow falls on about 100 days each year and averages about 93 inches (2,362 mm) each year. December, January and February each average greater than 20 inches (508 mm) per year with a slight maximum in January. Eighteen-inch (457 mm) snowfalls in a 24-hour period have occurred in each month December through March. About 20 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 125 days each year and is evenly distributed throughout the year with a slight maximum in August. (196) The prevailing wind direction in Rochester is the west-southwest, off the lake. January is the windiest month but a maximum gust of 62 knots occurred in April 1975.