Niagara Falls Water Temperature

Niagara Falls is a city close to Lake Erie. August is the month with the highest water temperature at 72.9°F / 22.7°C.
The coldest month is March with an average water temperature of 33.4°F / 0.8°C.
April is the driest at 0.4in / 10.5mm and January the wettest month with 3.1in / 77.8mm.
With an average air temperature of 72.7°F / 22.6°C, July is the warmest month in a year. January is the coldest with 25°F / -3.9°C average air temperature.
The Climate is described as Warm-summer humid continental climate. Best time to Visit would be in June, July, August, September.

Niagara Falls Summary

Description Value
Current water temperature /
Warmest Month Water Temperature: August with 22.7°C / 72.9°F
Coldest Month Water Temperature: March with 0.8°C / 33.4°F
Warmest Month Air Temperature: July with 22.6°C / 72.7°F
Coldest Month Air Temperature: January with -3.9°C / 25°F
Wettest Month: January with 77.8mm / 3.1in
Driest Month: April with 10.5mm / 0.4in
Highest Humidity December with 74.4%
Lowest Humidity April with 66.6%
Best Time to Visit: June, July, August, September
Climate Classification Warm-summer humid continental climate

Niagara Falls water temperature by month

Lake Erie water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°C)

ø. Water

Temperature (°C)

Min. Water

Temperature (°C)

January

3.3 2.5 1.7

February

1.9 1.1 0.4

March

1.5 0.8 0.5

April

4.3 2.9 1.6

May

11.1 6.9 4.2

June

19 14.8 10.9

July

22.7 20.5 18.2

August

23.3 22.3 21.2

September

22.4 20.2 17.7

October

18 14.2 10.6

November

10.5 8.5 6.7

December

6.8 5.5 4.4

Lake Erie water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°F)

ø. Water

Temperature (°F)

Min. Water

Temperature (°F)

January

37.9 36.5 35.1

February

35.4 34 32.7

March

34.7 33.4 32.9

April

39.7 37.2 34.9

May

52 44.4 39.6

June

66.2 58.6 51.6

July

72.9 68.9 64.8

August

73.9 72.1 70.2

September

72.3 68.4 63.9

October

64.4 57.6 51.1

November

50.9 47.3 44.1

December

44.2 41.9 39.9
August is the month with the warmest water temperature at 72.9°F / 22.7°C. The month with the coldest is March with an average water temperature of 33.4°F / 0.8°C.

Niagara Falls weather today & 14-day weather forecast

Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Sep. 23
Thunderstorm with rain
64 °F
55°F
18 °C
13°C
3mph (5km/h)
south
1in (13mm)
80 %
85%
Sep. 24
Light shower rain
62 °F
54°F
17 °C
12°C
4mph (6km/h)
south-southwest
0in (3mm)
75 %
84%
Sep. 25
Overcast clouds
70 °F
55°F
21 °C
13°C
2mph (3km/h)
south-southwest
0in (1mm)
25 %
69%
Sep. 26
Light rain
66 °F
51°F
19 °C
10°C
3mph (4km/h)
west
0in (7mm)
85 %
73%
Sep. 27
Broken clouds
67 °F
52°F
20 °C
11°C
2mph (3km/h)
west-southwest
0in (0mm)
10 %
71%
Sep. 28
Overcast clouds
76 °F
59°F
25 °C
15°C
1mph (2km/h)
south-southeast
0in (2mm)
70 %
87%
Sep. 29
Clear Sky
79 °F
57°F
26 °C
14°C
1mph (1km/h)
southeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
73%
Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Sep. 30
Clear Sky
79 °F
59°F
26 °C
15°C
1mph (2km/h)
east
0in (0mm)
0 %
68%
Oct. 01
Few clouds
80 °F
59°F
27 °C
15°C
2mph (3km/h)
east
0in (0mm)
0 %
65%
Oct. 02
Few clouds
80 °F
60°F
27 °C
15°C
1mph (1km/h)
east-southeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
58%
Oct. 03
Few clouds
80 °F
62°F
27 °C
17°C
1mph (2km/h)
south-southwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
57%
Oct. 04
Broken clouds
68 °F
65°F
20 °C
18°C
2mph (3km/h)
southwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
66%
Oct. 05
Broken clouds
70 °F
65°F
21 °C
18°C
2mph (3km/h)
south-southwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
66%
Oct. 06
Overcast clouds
80 °F
64°F
26 °C
18°C
2mph (2km/h)
south-southwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
60%
Oct. 07
Thunderstorm with rain
69 °F
63°F
20 °C
17°C
2mph (4km/h)
southeast
1in (14mm)
80 %
81%
Oct. 08
Overcast clouds
65 °F
64°F
18 °C
18°C
4mph (6km/h)
southwest
0in (2mm)
65 %
89%

Niagara Falls weather by month / climate table

Max.

Temperature

°C

ø.

Temperature

°C

Min.

Temperature

(°C)

Precip.

(mm)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

1.8 -3.9 -10.4 77.8 5 73.4%

February

1.9 -3.8 -9.6 49.2 0 72.3%

March

9 0.2 -7.2 20 1 69.4%

April

14.8 6.7 -0.4 10.5 3 66.6%

May

23.6 14.1 7.1 19.9 1 68.3%

June

26 19.7 13 19.4 3 69.6%

July

27 22.6 17.6 39.4 3 69.1%

August

27.2 22 17.5 33.3 0 71.7%

September

25.1 18.7 13.4 15.8 0 72.2%

October

18.3 11.7 5.6 19.8 0 72.4%

November

11.9 5.7 0.6 13.2 1 73.1%

December

5.3 0.2 -3.6 53.9 3 74.4%

Max.

Temperature

°F

ø.

Temperature

°F

Min.

Temperature

(°F)

Precip.

(in)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

35.2 25 13.3 3.1 5 73.4%

February

35.4 25.2 14.7 1.9 0 72.3%

March

48.2 32.4 19 0.8 1 69.4%

April

58.6 44.1 31.3 0.4 3 66.6%

May

74.5 57.4 44.8 0.8 1 68.3%

June

78.8 67.5 55.4 0.8 3 69.6%

July

80.6 72.7 63.7 1.6 3 69.1%

August

81 71.6 63.5 1.3 0 71.7%

September

77.2 65.7 56.1 0.6 0 72.2%

October

64.9 53.1 42.1 0.8 0 72.4%

November

53.4 42.3 33.1 0.5 1 73.1%

December

41.5 32.4 25.5 2.1 3 74.4%
April is the most draught at 0.4in / 10.5mm and January the month with the most rain around 3.1in / 77.8mm. The avg. temperature is around 72.7°F / 22.6°C, July is the hottest month in a year. January is the coolest with 25°F / -3.9°C avg. temperature.

Activities & POI in Niagara Falls

Type of Activity List
Attraction Hornblower Niagara Cruises, Horseshoe Falls, Niagara's 200 FT Drop, The Niagara SkyWheel, Nightmares, Table Rock Welcome Centre, Journey Behind the Falls, Niagara's Fury, Floral Showhouse, Clifton Hill, Oakes Garden Theatre, Queen Victoria Park, Niagara Speedway, Wizard's Indoor Golf, Imax Theatre, MarineLand, Skylon Tower, Upside Down House
Golf Course Thundering Waters Golf Club, Niagara Falls Golf Club, Oaklands Golf Club
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