The National Weather Service compiles various hot weather statistics for Albany. 

The data is from observations observed and recorded from 1874 to the present. 

  • Earliest Date of 90+ degrees: April 16, 2012 where the temperature reached 91 degrees.
  • Latest Date of 90+ degrees: October 6, 1900 where the temperature reached 90.
  • Earliest Heat Wave: April 26-28, 1990.
  • Latest Heat Wave: September 24-26, 2017.
  • Most Number of Days 90+ in a Month: 19 days in July 1955.
  • Most Number of Days 90+ in a Year: 32 days in 1955.
  • Most Consecutive Days Highs 90+: 10 days from August 27 – September 5, 1953.
  • Most Consecutive Days Highs 100+: 3 days from July 8 – 10, 1936.
  • Dates of 100+ degrees: July 3, 1898 (100); July 3, 1911 (102); July 4, 1911 (104); August 7, 1918 (102); July 22, 1926 (102); July 21, 1930 (101); June 9, 1933 (100); July 30, 1933 (100); August 1, 1933 (101); July 8, 1936 (100); July 9, 1936 (103); July 10, 1936 (100); July 18, 1953 (100); September 2, 1953 (100); and September 3, 1953 (100).