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Comments about the weather
... One good thing, because it's so miserable here in the wintertime, in the spring everyone is so much happier and friendlier ...Read full comment
... It is worse than the rest of the the Northeast or even Upstate New York; mainly due to cloud cover (Seasonal Affective Distorder or "Rochester b...Read full comment
... The weather is cold and snowy all year long, although you will get used to that ...Read full comment
... The weather is really bad (it snowed in april), and all the dorms I have seen in addition to my own are ugly, and somewhat dilapidated ...Read full comment
... The weather is terrible: don't be fooled by the great weather in September, because it's all downhill from there ...Read full comment
... Soooo many people complain about the weather, the surrounding city, the amount of work required to even get by in their courses, etc ...Read full comment
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Temperatures, Precipitation, and Sunshine on campus

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During the School Year

*all schools based on a 250 day school year
Avg Number of daylight hours12.4 hrs
Avg % of day spent cloudy78.0%
Avg non-cloudy-ish sunlight hours
(subtracting away average cloudiness)
2.7 hrs
Avg % of day spent precipitating16.4%
Average Temperature41.1F
Maximum Temperature93.2F
Minimum Temperature-11.2F
Windchill Minimum-28.1F
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