Buffalo, New York, Usa is at 42°56'N, 78°43'W, 218 m (715 ft). See map.
Buffalo, New York has a humid continental climate with severe winters, no dry season, warm summers and strong seasonality (Köppen-Geiger classification: Dfb).
According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Buffalo, New York is situated in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
The average temperature is 8.7 degrees Celsius (47.7 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
Average monthly temperatures vary by 26.4 °C (47.5°F). This indicates that the continentality type is continental, subtype subcontinental.
In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 0.2°C (32.4°F) on average falling to -7.2°C (19.1°F) overnight.
In spring time temperatures climb reaching 12.2°C (54°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 2.4°C (36.3°F).
During summer average high temperatures are 25.5°C (77.8°F) and average low temperatures are 15.3°C (59.5°F).
Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 15.1°C (59.1°F) during the day and lows of 6.2°C (43.2°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
Total annual Precipitation averages 980 mm (38.6 inches) which is equivalent to 980 Litres/m² (24.04 Gallons/ft²).
On average there are 2398 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Buffalo, New York you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Albany, Western Australia, Australia where you would find a Mediterranean climate.