Average monthly temperatures
New York has a temperate climate with warm dry summers and cold winters.
For the hottest temperatures the best time to visit New York is between June and September however, for a city break you may prefer to travel during spring and autumn when its more comfortable for sightseeing.
The hottest month of the year is July with an average daily maximum of 30 C and an average low of 21 C.
The coolest month of the year is January with an average daily maximum of 4 C and an average low of -3 C.
Sunshine and rainfall
The driest month is September with 20 mm of rainfall and 27 perfect sunny days. The wettest month is January with 39 mm of rain over 4 days.