Average Temperatures for New York in August





Average temperatures for August at cities and other locations throughout New York state are listed below.

You can jump to a separate table for: Downstate New York, Hudson Valley & Catskills, Adirondacks & Seaway, Finger Lakes & Central New York State and Western New York State.

The tables give the normal maximum and minimum temperatures based on weather data collected from 1991 to 2020 by the US National Centers for Environmental Information.

Downstate New York

Average August temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
80 62 Bridgehampton, Long Island 26 17
81 66 Islip, Long Island 27 19
83 69 New York City, Brooklyn 29 21
83 69 New York City, Central Park 29 21
82 68 New York JFK Airport 28 20
85 71 New York La Guardia Airport 29 22
81 64 White Plains 27 18

Hudson Valley & Catskills

Average temperatures in August
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
82 61 Albany 28 16
83 61 Hudson 28 16
83 61 Poughkeepsie 28 16
82 59 Saratoga Springs 28 15
73 54 Slide Mountain (2650 feet) 23 12

Adirondacks & Seaway

Normal temperatures for August
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
80 56 Glens Falls 26 13
73 54 Gloversville 23 12
73 52 Lake Placid 23 11
79 56 Massena 26 13
74 53 Old Forge 23 12
79 57 Plattsburgh 26 14
76 53 Tupper Lake 24 12
79 61 Watertown 26 16

Finger Lakes & Central New York State

August temperature averages
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
80 59 Auburn 27 15
77 58 Binghamton 25 14
77 54 Corning 25 12
82 57 Elmira 28 14
79 56 Ithaca 26 14
77 54 Oneonta 25 12
80 60 Syracuse 27 16
79 58 Utica 26 15

Western New York State

Average August temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
77 55 Allegany State Park 25 13
79 59 Batavia 26 15
79 62 Buffalo 26 17
79 56 Jamestown 26 13
79 60 Niagara Falls 26 15
79 55 Olean 26 13
81 61 Rochester 27 16
Reference

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). Climate Normals.

New York Temperatures
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