Average Weather in September in Albany Texas, United States
Daily high temperatures decrease by 8°F, from 93°F to 84°F, rarely falling below 75°F or exceeding 100°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 9°F, from 72°F to 62°F, rarely falling below 51°F or exceeding 78°F.
For reference, on July 23, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Albany typically range from 75°F to 96°F, while on January 4, the coldest day of the year, they range from 36°F to 58°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in September
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on September. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in September
Ouarzazat, Morocco (5,234 miles away); Reyhanlı, Turkey (6,890 miles); and Turaif, Saudi Arabia (7,218 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Albany (view comparison).
The month of September in Albany experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 31% to 26%.
The clearest day of the month is September 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 74% of the time.
For reference, on February 24, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 43%, while on October 5, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 75%.
Cloud Cover Categories in September
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Albany, the chance of a wet day over the course of September is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 24% and ending it at 21%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 37% on June 4, and its lowest chance is 9% on January 11.
Probability of Precipitation in September
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during September in Albany is gradually increasing, starting the month at 2.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 4.3 inches or falls below 0.4 inches, and ending the month at 2.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.0 inches or falls below 0.4 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in September
Over the course of September in Albany, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 57 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 59 seconds, and weekly decrease of 13 minutes, 52 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is September 30, with 11 hours, 52 minutes of daylight and the longest day is September 1, with 12 hours, 49 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in September
The earliest sunrise of the month in Albany is 7:12 AM on September 1 and the latest sunrise is 19 minutes later at 7:30 AM on September 30.
The latest sunset is 8:01 PM on September 1 and the earliest sunset is 39 minutes earlier at 7:22 PM on September 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Albany during 2021, but it neither starts nor ends during September, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:29 AM and sets 14 hours, 19 minutes later, at 8:48 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:35 AM and sets 10 hours, 0 minutes later, at 5:35 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in September
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for September 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in September
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Albany is rapidly decreasing during September, falling from 36% to 17% over the course of the month.
For reference, on June 22, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 50% of the time, while on January 19, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in September
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Albany is gradually increasing during September, increasing from 9.1 miles per hour to 9.9 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on April 2, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.6 miles per hour, while on August 23, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.0 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in September
The hourly average wind direction in Albany throughout September is predominantly from the south, with a peak proportion of 61% on September 1.
Wind Direction in September
The growing season in Albany typically lasts for 8.0 months (245 days), from around March 17 to around November 17, rarely starting before February 19 or after April 9, and rarely ending before October 28 or after December 6.
The month of September in Albany is reliably fully within the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in September
The average accumulated growing degree days in Albany are rapidly increasing during September, increasing by 756°F, from 4,604°F to 5,360°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in September
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Albany is gradually decreasing during September, falling by 0.7 kWh, from 6.0 kWh to 5.3 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in September
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Albany are 32.723 deg latitude, -99.297 deg longitude, and 1,411 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Albany contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 285 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,450 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (778 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (1,486 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Albany is covered by grassland (78%) and shrubs (14%), within 10 miles by grassland (89%), and within 50 miles by grassland (54%) and shrubs (20%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Albany, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Albany.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Albany according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Albany is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Albany and a given station.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .