Station Summary

Station: ALBANY COUNTY AP State: NY ID: 300042
Latitude: 42.75 degrees Longitude: -73.80 degrees Elevation: 275 feet
Station period of record: 06/01/1938 - 07/31/2002

Temperature (degrees Fahrenheit)
 
      Average Number of Days
  Monthly Normals Daily Extremes Max Max Min Min
Month  Max   Min   Avg   Highest   Year   Lowest   Year   >=90   <=32   <=32   <=0 
Jan 31.1 13.3 22.2 65 1995 -28 1971 0 17 29 6
Feb 34.3 15.7 25.0 68 1997 -22 1943 0 12 26 4
Mar 44.5 25.4 35.0 89 1998 -21 1948 0 4 24 0
Apr 57.3 35.9 46.6 93 1941 10 1965 0 0 11 0
May 69.8 46.5 58.1 94 1981 26 1968 0 0 1 0
Jun 77.5 55.0 66.3 99 1952 27 1938 1 0 0 0
Jul 82.2 60.0 71.1 100 1953 40 1978 4 0 0 0
Aug 79.7 58.3 69.0 99 1955 34 1982 2 0 0 0
Sep 71.3 49.9 60.6 100 1953 24 1947 0 0 1 0
Oct 59.7 38.8 49.3 91 1941 16 1969 0 0 8 0
Nov 47.5 30.8 39.2 82 1950 -11 1938 0 1 18 0
Dec 36.0 20.1 28.0 71 1984 -22 1969 0 10 27 2
 
Spring 57.2 35.9 46.6 94 -21 0 4 36 0
Summer 79.8 57.8 68.8 100 27 7 0 0 0
Fall 59.5 39.8 49.7 100 -11 0 1 27 0
Winter 33.8 16.4 25.1 71 -28 0 39 82 12
Annual 57.6 37.5 47.5 100 -28 7 44 145 12

Precipitation (inches)
 
  Average Number of Days
   Normal  Monthly Extremes Daily Extreme  0.01" and   0.10" and   1.00" and 
Month  Precip   Greatest   Year   Least   Year   Greatest   Year   Above   Above   Above 
Jan 2.71 6.44 1978 0.42 1980 1.78 1986 13 6 0
Feb 2.27 5.02 1981 0.24 1987 1.82 1941 10 5 0
Mar 3.17 5.90 1977 0.26 1981 2.02 1997 12 6 1
Apr 3.25 7.95 1983 0.60 1999 2.01 1968 12 7 1
May 3.67 8.96 1953 1.05 1980 2.17 1968 13 8 1
Jun 3.74 7.36 1973 0.65 1964 3.47 1952 12 7 1
Jul 3.50 6.96 1975 0.49 1968 3.49 1996 10 7 1
Aug 3.68 7.33 1950 0.66 1942 4.08 1950 11 7 1
Sep 3.31 12.69 1941 0.40 1964 12.36 1941 11 7 1
Oct 3.23 8.83 1955 0.20 1963 2.82 1987 10 6 1
Nov 3.31 8.07 1972 0.59 1946 2.21 1990 12 7 1
Dec 2.76 6.73 1973 0.52 1943 3.30 1945 12 6 0
 
Spring 10.09 2.17 37 21 3
Summer 10.92 4.08 33 21 3
Fall 9.85 12.36 33 20 3
Winter 7.74 3.30 35 17 0
Annual 38.60 12.36 138 79 9

Snowfall (inches)
 
  Snowfall Extremes Average Number of Days
Month  Average 
 Snowfall 
 Greatest 
 Monthly 
 Year   Greatest 
 Daily 
 Year   0.1" and 
 Above 
 3.0" and  
 Above 
 6.0" and  
 Above 
Jan 18.0 47.8 1987 13.4 1983 10 2 1
Feb 12.9 34.5 1962 17.3 1958 7 1 1
Mar 10.9 34.7 1956 22.0 1993 6 1 1
Apr 2.9 17.7 1982 17.3 1982 2 0 0
May 0.1 5.4 1945 5.0 1945 0 0 0
Jun 0.0 0.0 2001 0.0 2001 0 0 0
Jul 0.0 0.0 2001 0.0 2001 0 0 0
Aug 0.0 0.0 2001 0.0 2001 0 0 0
Sep 0.0 0.0 2001 0.0 2001 0 0 0
Oct 0.2 6.5 1987 6.5 1987 0 0 0
Nov 5.1 24.6 1972 21.8 1971 3 0 0
Dec 12.8 57.5 1969 13.9 1969 8 1 0
 
Spring 13.9 22.0 8 1 1
Summer 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
Fall 5.3 21.8 3 0 0
Winter 43.7 17.3 25 4 2
Annual 62.9 22.0 36 5 3

Notes:
"Extremes" are for the available period of record.
"Normals" are for the period 1971-2000 (computed by NCDC).
"Averages" are for the period 1971-2000 (computed by UCAN).