BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - After days of hot and humid weather in western New York, Buffalo is ranking as a city for "reliably cool and comfortable" summers. Bert Sperling , who ranks cities based on different characteristics, released the ranking that has been reported by National Geographic.
Buffalo ranks as number six on the list, while the Seattle, Portland and San Francisco areas make up the top three spots.
The rankings were determined by the heat index, daytime high temperature, nighttime low temperature, the dew point and the relative humidity during the high temperature.
You can review the top ten "chill cities" below, and find the entire list on Bert Sperling's website.
Top 10 "Chill Cities":
1 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
2 Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA
3 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA
4 Denver-Aurora, CO
5 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA
6 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY
7 Salt Lake City, UT
8 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI
9 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
10 Pittsburgh, PA
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