The best times to visit North Syracuse for ideal weather are

May 14th to October 14th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other North Syracuse Travel Info

Weather in North Syracuse

Temperature

Average temperatures in North Syracuse vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 20th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit North Syracuse, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 85.9°F (29.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 62.7°F (17.1°C) at night.

North Syracuse Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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North Syracuse Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

North Syracuse Perceived Temperature (F)

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North Syracuse Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average North Syracuse Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan34.224.415.4
Feb33.323.914.7
Mar44.934.124.3
Apr61.747.635.5
May74.660.647.1
Jun80.567.856.5
Jul84.672.661
Aug82.770.359.3
Sep76.863.852.2
Oct64.152.342.7
Nov52.341.331.5
Dec40.531.723.2

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan1.2-4.2-9.2
Feb0.7-4.5-9.6
Mar7.21.2-4.3
Apr16.58.71.9
May23.715.98.4
Jun26.919.913.6
Jul29.222.616.1
Aug28.221.315.2
Sep24.917.711.2
Oct17.811.35.9
Nov11.35.2-0.3
Dec4.7-0.2-4.9

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in North Syracuse are January, May, and then November. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late January. For example, on the week of January 22nd there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late July with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of July 23rd.

When can you find snow in North Syracuse? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to early to mid February. The best time to ski (if at all) in North Syracuse is often around around December 17th when fresh powder is deepest. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in North Syracuse.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in North Syracuse (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan20%5.32.5
Feb25%9.42.8
Mar25%6.73.5
Apr28%2.53.7
May25%03.4
Jun32%05
Jul26%04
Aug25%03.8
Sep25%03.4
Oct36%1.24.5
Nov25%2.82.8
Dec34%5.64.5

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan2013.56.4
Feb2523.97.1
Mar25178.9
Apr286.49.4
May2508.6
Jun32012.7
Jul26010.2
Aug2509.7
Sep2508.6
Oct36311.4
Nov257.17.1
Dec3414.211.4

 

Humidity and Wind

North Syracuse has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (49.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (67.5%).

Wind in North Syracuse is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by January and April. February’s average wind speed of around 8.2 knots (9.4 MPH or 15.1 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early April where average top sustained speeds reach 17.4 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in North Syracuse.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan8.1Gentle breeze15.9Significant breeze
Feb8.2Gentle breeze15.6Significant breeze
Mar8Gentle breeze15.1Significant breeze
Apr8Gentle breeze15.9Significant breeze
May6.3Light breeze13.8Significant breeze
Jun5.9Light breeze13Significant breeze
Jul5.4Light breeze12.3Significant breeze
Aug5.3Light breeze12Significant breeze
Sep5.5Light breeze11.9Significant breeze
Oct6.5Light breeze13Significant breeze
Nov7.2Gentle breeze14.2Significant breeze
Dec8Gentle breeze15.2Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan61.3%
Feb61.9%
Mar54.2%
Apr49.9%
May52.6%
Jun61.3%
Jul59.8%
Aug63.4%
Sep65.2%
Oct64.7%
Nov60.7%
Dec67.5%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to North Syracuse?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 23, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in North Syracuse, NY, US is August, followed by September and July. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit North Syracuse in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 49.3 in November means 49.3% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall North Syracuse Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 80.1°F (26.7°C) and 35.2°F (1.8°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with roughly 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 8 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in North Syracuse, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 82.1°F (27.8°C) and 46.1°F (7.8°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 7 to 11 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in North Syracuse to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 41.7°F (5.4°C) and 29.4°F (-1.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 10 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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