2024 ECLIPSE IN BUFFALO, NEW YORK

Buffalo, New YorkOn April 8, 2024, a total solar eclipse will occur in Buffalo, New York. When it first enters New York, the eclipse centerline—where totality lasts the longest—is over Lake Erie. But it soon touches down on dry land when it crosses directly over Buffalo. So often the punchline of jokes, Buffalo gets the last laugh on April 8 with a very lengthy duration of totality clocking in at about 3 minutes and 45 seconds in the downtown area. Below, we've provided key details about the eclipse in Buffalo for locals and visitors planning on viewing the eclipse from that city.






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CIRCUMSTANCE DETAILS FOR DOWNTOWN BUFFALO

Details based on a latitude/longitude of 42.88593° , -78.87552°

Start of Partial Eclipse2:04:57 PM EDT
Start of Total Eclipse3:18:21 PM EDT
Maximum Eclipse3:20:13 PM EDT
End of Total Eclipse3:22:06 PM EDT
End of Partial Eclipse4:32:10 PM EDT
Duration of Totality3 min, 45 sec
Alt / Azi at Maximum+45.6° / 226.4°

Eclipse data courtesy of Fred Espenak, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, from eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov. Note that this data is approximate and doesn't take into account variations in lunar limb geography. To determine the precise circumstance details for your exact location on eclipse day, use the interactive Google eclipse maps developed by Xavier Jubier.

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BUFFALO WEATHER ON APRIL 8


Year Low High Sky*
202237° F46° FSun & Clouds
202150° F82° FSun & Clouds
202043° F50° FSun & Clouds
201943° F57° FSun & Clouds
201825° F34° FSun & Clouds

* "Sky" refers to the general sky conditions that were observed for the indicated year around the time of day that the 2024 eclipse will occur locally. It's recommended that eclipse chasers plan to stay mobile in the event that poor weather threatens visibility on April 8, 2024.

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CURRENT WEATHER IN BUFFALO


PATH OF TOTALITY MAP

Total Solar Eclipse - April 8, 2024 - Buffalo, New York Map

For an interactive map of the path of totality in Buffalo, use the interactive Google eclipse maps developed by Xavier Jubier.

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TOTAL ECLIPSE DETAILS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS

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Location Totality Start Duration*
Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park3:18:20 PM EDT3:45
Buffalo City Hall3:18:20 PM EDT3:45
Canalside3:18:20 PM EDT3:45
Erie Basin Marina3:18:20 PM EDT3:45
Guaranty Building3:18:20 PM EDT3:45
KeyBank Center3:18:20 PM EDT3:45
Sahlen Field3:18:20 PM EDT3:45
St. Joseph Cathedral3:18:20 PM EDT3:45
Allentown (Allen St. and Elmwood Ave.)3:18:21 PM EDT3:45
The Buffalo Transportation Pierce-Arrow Museum3:18:21 PM EDT3:45
Shea's Buffalo Theatre3:18:21 PM EDT3:45
Silo City3:18:21 PM EDT3:46
Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site3:18:21 PM EDT3:45
Buffalo AKG Art Museum3:18:22 PM EDT3:44
The Buffalo History Museum3:18:22 PM EDT3:44
Burchfield Penney Art Center3:18:22 PM EDT3:44
Elmwood Village (Elmwood Ave. and Lafayette Ave.)3:18:22 PM EDT3:45
Larkin Square3:18:22 PM EDT3:45
Richardson Olmsted Campus3:18:22 PM EDT3:44
Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens3:18:23 PM EDT3:45
Forest Lawn3:18:23 PM EDT3:45
Buffalo Museum of Science3:18:24 PM EDT3:45
Buffalo Zoo3:18:24 PM EDT3:44
Delaware Park3:18:24 PM EDT3:45
Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House3:18:25 PM EDT3:45
Eclipse data courtesy of Fred Espenak, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, from eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov. Note that these times and durations are approximate, especially for locations encompassing relatively large areas such as parks and campuses, and don't take into account variations in lunar limb geography. To determine the precise start time, end time, and duration of totality for your exact location on eclipse day, use the interactive Google eclipse maps developed by Xavier Jubier.

* "Duration" refers to the duration of totality and is expressed in minutes and seconds

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