Weather forecast accuracy details for Albany, New York

These are the one- to three-day out accuracy percentages for high temperature, low temperature, icon forecast precipitation (both rain and snow), and text forecast precipitation (both rain and snow). Temperature accuracy is the percentage of forecasts within three degrees. Precipitation accuracy is the percentage of correct forecasts. The forecasts are collected in the evening.

Click on the headers to sort by that column.

Weather Forecast Accuracy Data Last Month (October)

Provider High Temp Low Temp Icon Precip Text Precip Overall
The Weather Channel   75.27% 70.97% 82.80% 82.80% 77.96%
AccuWeather   77.17% 65.59% 82.61% 82.61% 77.00%
Foreca/Vaisala   73.12% 59.14% 84.95% 84.95% 75.54%
AerisWeather   77.42% 61.29% 81.72% 81.72% 75.54%
Weather Underground   75.27% 70.97% 77.42% 77.42% 75.27%
Dark Sky   55.91% 61.29% 77.42% 77.42% 68.01%
World Weather Online   65.59% 52.69% 75.27% 75.27% 67.20%
Weather News   66.67% 43.01% 77.42% 77.42% 66.13%
OpenWeather   73.12% 32.26% 79.57% 79.57% 66.13%
NWS Digital Forecast   72.04% 59.14% 65.59% 65.59% 65.59%
Weatherbit   64.84% 29.67% 79.12% 79.12% 63.19%
Wetter   58.06% 46.24% 73.12% 73.12% 62.63%
Persistence   30.43% 26.09% 63.77% 63.77% 46.01%

Weather Forecast Accuracy Data Last Year (2021)

Provider High Temp Low Temp Icon Precip Text Precip Overall
The Weather Channel   79.32% 79.87% 84.49% 84.49% 82.04%
Weather Underground   79.50% 80.06% 79.78% 79.78% 79.78%
Foreca/Vaisala   75.16% 70.64% 84.24% 82.64% 78.17%
AccuWeather   79.08% 77.13% 78.15% 74.79% 77.29%
AerisWeather   67.10% 69.22% 77.82% 77.91% 73.01%
NWS Digital Forecast   69.42% 69.52% 74.05% 74.05% 71.76%
Dark Sky   66.67% 40.81% 83.84% 83.84% 68.79%
OpenWeather   61.13% 46.35% 77.75% 77.75% 65.74%
World Weather Online   57.22% 57.13% 72.59% 72.59% 64.88%
Weatherbit   61.76% 50.61% 72.43% 72.43% 64.30%
Wetter   58.91% 42.11% 72.85% 72.85% 61.68%
Weather News   56.60% 55.12% 58.08% 58.08% 56.97%
Persistence   31.87% 25.79% 54.31% 54.31% 41.57%

If this data feeds your inner weather geek, you'll probably be interested in the amazing amount of weather data available from ForecastWatch. Likewise, if you're looking to assess your own forecasting accuracy or would like to make more informed decisions about a weather provider you're considering or already use, we can provide data to help you.

The data here is calculated from forecasts and observations collected and analyzed by ForecastWatch. If you would like more information about the methods, scientific approach, and the quality controls employed to ensure the data and analyses are of the highest quality, please read this overview.

Please contact us with whatever custom needs you may have. We would love to help!