Heating Degree Day Information

Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Weather Service.

 

Annual heating seasons run October through March.
(Seasonal, Weekly, & Monthly)
(Data last updated 12/11/2018.)

New York State

Seasonal Heating Degree Day

Period: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
07/01/18 - 12/08/18 1543 1275 1436

 

Weekly Heating Degree Day

Week Ending: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
12/08/18 225 187 214
12/01/18 194 174 180
11/24/18 246 180 176
11/17/18 209 202 159
11/10/18 142 148 140
11/03/18 112 91 121
10/27/18 159 56 108
10/20/18 121 61 91
10/13/18 30 23 76
10/06/18 38 53 61

 

Monthly Heating Degree Day

Month: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
October 417 235 397
November 795 716 679
December      
January      
February      
March      
April      

 

Note: Normal is a 30-year degree day average value for the period 1981-2010.
Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
* http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/analysis_monitoring/cdus/degree_days/

Albany

Seasonal Heating Degree Day

Period: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
07/01/18 - 12/08/18 1653 1361 1599

 

Weekly Heating Degree Day

Week Ending: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
12/08/18 240 204 222
12/01/18 192 196 203
11/24/18 262 188 185
11/17/18 219 204 168
11/10/18 161 172 154
11/03/18 118 80 139
10/27/18 164 60 125
10/20/18 123 61 108
10/13/18 40 35 91
10/06/18 56 60 70

 

Monthly Heating Degree Day

Month: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
October 455 238 463
November 840 774 741
December      
January      
February      
March      
April      

 

Note: Normal is a 30-year degree day average value for the period 1971-2000.
Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Binghamton

Seasonal Heating Degree Day

Period: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
07/01/18 - 12/08/18 1942 1657 1865

 

Weekly Heating Degree Day

Week Ending: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
12/08/18 269 217 239
12/01/18 231 202 222
11/24/18 292 204 203
11/17/18 251 225 185
11/10/18 176 194 168
11/03/18 143 126 152
10/27/18 190 85 135
10/20/18 154 82 119
10/13/18 43 40 102
10/06/18 61 62 84

 

Monthly Heating Degree Day

Month: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
October 526 327 514
November 966 843 812
December      
January      
February      
March      
April      

 

Note: Normal is a 30-year degree day average value for the period 1971-2000.
Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Buffalo

Seasonal Heating Degree Day

Period: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
07/01/18 - 12/08/18 1704 1349 1609

 

Weekly Heating Degree Day

Week Ending: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
12/08/18 239 197 222
12/01/18 207 167 203
11/24/18 256 182 185
11/17/18 224 205 168
11/10/18 155 173 151
11/03/18 155 133 135
10/27/18 168 66 119
10/20/18 128 67 103
10/13/18 46 20 86
10/06/18 54 39 68

 

Monthly Heating Degree Day

Month: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
October 472 262 442
November 879 751 737
December      
January      
February      
March      
April      

 

Note: Normal is a 30-year degree day average value for the period 1971-2000.
Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Glens Falls

Seasonal Heating Degree Day

Period: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
07/01/18 - 12/08/18 1915 1660 1911

 

Weekly Heating Degree Day

Week Ending: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
12/08/18 253 213 251
12/01/18 210 209 229
11/24/18 290 220 208
11/17/18 244 229 189
11/10/18 173 193 173
11/03/18 143 100 159
10/27/18 196 78 145
10/20/18 146 87 128
10/13/18 54 58 110
10/06/18 80 89 90

 

Monthly Heating Degree Day

Month: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
October 555 341 550
November 933 875 835
December      
January      
February      
March      
April      

 

Normal is a 30-year degree day average value for the period 1971-2000.
Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Massena

Seasonal Heating Degree Day

Period: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
07/01/18 - 12/08/18 2073 1638 2025

 

Weekly Heating Degree Day

Week Ending: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
12/08/18 278 202 271
12/01/18 201 223 247
11/24/18 320 236 222
11/17/18 269 234 200
11/10/18 174 188 182
11/03/18 183 115 164
10/27/18 194 72 148
10/20/18 140 78 131
10/13/18 81 56 112
10/06/18 99 66 92

 

Monthly Heating Degree Day

Month: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
October 610 318 563
November 1006 907 886
December      
January      
February      
March      
April      

 

Note: Normal is a 30-year degree day average value for the period 1971-2000.
Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

New York City

Seasonal Heating Degree Day

Period: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
07/01/18 - 12/08/18 1024 741 1006

 

Weekly Heating Degree Day

Week Ending: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
12/08/18 179 133 168
12/01/18 146 116 151
11/24/18 197 134 135
11/17/18 162 150 119
11/10/18 90 109 103
11/03/18 57 39 87
10/27/18 109 19 72
10/20/18 62 19 58
10/13/18 13 8 44
10/06/18 0 8 31

 

Monthly Heating Degree Day

Month: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
October 233 76 249
November 580 505 524
December      
January      
February      
March      
April      

 

Note: Normal is a 30-year degree day average value for the period 1971-2000.
Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Rochester

Seasonal Heating Degree Day

Period: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
07/01/18 - 12/08/18 1650 1319 1638

 

Weekly Heating Degree Day

Week Ending: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
12/08/18 227 196 224
12/01/18 196 169 204
11/24/18 262 172 187
11/17/18 221 203 168
11/10/18 147 165 152
11/03/18 143 122 135
10/27/18 166 63 119
10/20/18 126 57 105
10/13/18 40 21 87
10/06/18 52 43 70

 

Monthly Heating Degree Day

Month: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
October 457 245 447
November 854 728 741
December      
January      
February      
March      
April      

 

Note: Normal is a 30-year degree day average value for the period 1971-2000.
Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Syracuse

Seasonal Heating Degree Day

Period: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
07/01/18 - 12/08/18 1791 1436 1659

 

Weekly Heating Degree Day

Week Ending: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
12/08/18 250 198 227
12/01/18 217 190 207
11/24/18 280 193 188
11/17/18 239 220 170
11/10/18 154 181 153
11/03/18 146 120 138
10/27/18 180 60 122
10/20/18 129 61 107
10/13/18 40 31 91
10/06/18 59 54 72

 

Monthly Heating Degree Day

Month: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
October 486 258 460
November 914 806 748
December      
January      
February      
March      
April      

 

Note: Normal is a 30-year degree day average value for the period 1971-2000.
Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Utica

Utica has been removed from our survey.

Watertown

Seasonal Heating Degree Day

Period: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
07/01/18 - 12/08/18 1970 1595 1919

 

Weekly Heating Degree Day

Week Ending: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
12/08/18 262 198 251
12/01/18 207 204 229
11/24/18 303 192 207
11/17/18 242 228 189
11/10/18 170 181 170
11/03/18 172 119 156
10/27/18 189 78 140
10/20/18 140 77 125
10/13/18 54 40 107
10/06/18 90 73 89

 

Monthly Heating Degree Day

Month: Current Year: Last Year: Normal:
October 566 318 536
November 951 828 830
December      
January      
February      
March      
April      

 

Note:Normal is a 30-year degree day average value for the period 1971-2000.
Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Definition: Degree-days are relative measurements of outdoor air temperature used as an index for heating energy requirements. Heating degree-days are the number of degrees that the daily average temperature falls below 65° F.

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