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What to expect for Summer '21

2021 Summer Outlook for WNY
Summer Outlook 1
Posted at 5:02 PM, Jun 13, 2021

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Summer officially begins at 11:32 p.m. on June 20 this year. Last year we had a very warm summer and it looks like we will experience another summer with above normal temperatures.

Summer Outlook 1
Summer Outlook

La Nina has come to an end and El Nino/Southern Oscillation neutral conditions are expected for the summer. As we head into July and August we're expecting a 50 to 60 percent chance of above normal temperatures for WNY.

Summer O
Summer Outlook

Since January 1, 2021 Buffalo has recorded a nearly 5" precipitation deficit. Forecasts for the summer indicate a 30 to 40 percent chance for above normal precipitation.