July weather forecast and climate
Albany, NY

The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, USA, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront
The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, USA, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront
July, like June, in Albany, New York, is a moderately hot summer month, with average temperature varying between 59.5°F (15.3°C) and 81.3°F (27.4°C).

Temperature

July is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 81.3°F (27.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 59.5°F (15.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to 86°F (30°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like pregnancy, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Albany, New York, is 74%.

Rainfall

In Albany, during July, the rain falls for 16.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Albany, there are 162.8 rainfall days, and 31.02" (788mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Albany snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

In Albany, the average length of the day in July is 14.9h.

Sunshine

With an average of 10.6h of sunshine, July has the most sunshine of the year.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Albany. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In July, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the warmest month in Albany?

July is the warmest month in Albany, with an average high-temperature of 81.3°F (27.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 59.5°F (15.3°C).

What is the temperature in July in Albany?

In Albany, in July, the average high-temperature is 81.3°F (27.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 59.5°F (15.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in July is estimated at 86°F (30°C).

What is the average humidity in July in Albany?

In July, the average relative humidity in Albany, New York, is 74%.

How much does it rain in Albany in July?

In Albany, New York, in July, during 16.2 rainfall days, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Albany?

In Albany snow does not fall in June through September.

What is the average length of the day in July in Albany?

In July, the average length of the day in Albany is 14.9h.

What month has the most sunshine in Albany?

July has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 10.6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in July in Albany?

In July, the average sunshine is 10.6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Albany?

Months with the highest UV index in Albany are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index intensity in July in Albany?

In July, the average daily maximum UV index in Albany is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in July - Albany, NY
  • Average high temperature in July: 81.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in July: 59.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.7°F).

Average pressure in July - Albany, NY
  • Average pressure in July: 29.95"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92").

Average wind speed in July - Albany, NY
  • Average wind speed in July: 5.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and March (8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.2mph).

Average humidity in July - Albany, NY
  • Average humidity in July: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (73%).

Average rainfall in July - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall in July: 2.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (3.19").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

Average rainfall days in July - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall days in July: 16.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.1 days).

Average snowfall in July - Albany, NY
  • Average snowfall in July: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (7.64").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in July - Albany, NY
  • Average snowfall days in July: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (14.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in July / Average sunshine in July - Albany, NY
  • Average daylight in July: 14.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in July: 10.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

Average sunshine days in July - Albany, NY
  • Average sunshine days in July: 12.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (17.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (10.6 days).

Average UV index in July - Albany, NY
  • Average UV index in July: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in July - Albany, NY
  • Average cloud cover in July: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 58).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 32).

Average visibility in July - Albany, NY
  • Average visibility in July: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, August and September (5mi).