Ending March as the seventh warmest on record in Buffalo

A March recap and April weather stats
Posted at 6:27 AM, Mar 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-31 06:34:04-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — We are ending the month of March on a cool and soggy note, however, when the final numbers are in this month will most likely be the 7th warmest March on record.

The average high for the month is 49.4 degrees.

The average low for the month is 33.0 degrees.

The average temperature for the month is 41.2 degrees.

41.2 degrees is the seventh warmest March on record.

This puts us just ahead of the 41.1 average set back in 1898.

The highest temperature for the month was 74 on the March 29th.

The lowest temperature was 1 degree on March 1st.

We did have 2.1" of snow accumulate for the month of March.

As we head toward April the average high on April 1st is 48 degrees.

The average high on April 30th is 61 degrees.

Our average will increase 13 degrees this month.

The earliest sunset is 7:42 p.m. on April 1st, and the latest sunset is at 8:15 p.m. on April 30th, 33 minutes later.

The average snow amount for April is 2.7".

We have never had an April snow-free.

At least a trace amount of snow has fallen in every April on record.