Weather, Climate & Temperatures
Best time to travel
If you are travelling to New York City it doesn't matter so much since NYC is a year-round destination. However, winters can be snowy and chilly winds are present.
New York State is a 'Mid Atlantic State' but even if not part of the New England States it has beautiful Indian Summers in the upper state region. So, the season fall (autumn)
might be considered to be the ideal season for leaf peekers.
Winter and snow can easily last to April / May in New York State. It is usually followed by a nice and warm temperatured spring season which is ideal for traveling through the state. So is summer but it can be humid.