Madison County, New York

Industrial Development Agency


Madison County, New York enjoys four seasons and boasts a significantly higher placement on the comfort index than the U.S average.

Severe weather disasters are almost unheard of in Madison County. Tornadoes in Madison have only caused one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004. The historical earthquake activity is significantly below the New York State average, and it is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

Madison County, New York Climate
Climate Madison County
Annual Rainfall 40.1 inches
Annual Snowfall 96.7 inches
Precipitation Days 153 days
Sunny Days 160 days
Average July High 79.3° F
Average January Low 11° F
Comfort Index 56
Elevation 1,064 fee

Source: Sperling’s Best Places. Comfort Index is based on humidity during the hot month, on a scale of 1 to 100 where higher is more comfortable. The U.S. average on the comfort index is 44.

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