Sky and Weather Conditions for KAS Observing Sites


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Kopernik Observatory & Science Center

Address (map): Southwest of Greater Binghamton Area
698 Underwood Road
Vestal. NY

Chance of Rain
02/19 70%
Chance of Rain
Showers possible early. Lows overnight in the upper 30s.
High 40° / Low 38°
Mostly Cloudy
02/20 10%
Mostly Cloudy
Areas of patchy fog early. Considerable cloudiness. High 63F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
High 63° / Low 53°
Chance of Rain
02/21 80%
Chance of Rain
Partly cloudy early followed by some light rain later in the day. Record high temperatures expected. High 68F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
High 68° / Low 31°
Ice Pellets
02/22 50%
Ice Pellets
A mixture of wintry precipitation in the morning will change to rain and snow showers mixed in the afternoon. Temps nearly steady in the mid 30s. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precip 50%. Snow and ice accumulations around one inch.
High 36° / Low 30°
Ice Pellets
02/23 90%
Ice Pellets
A mix of rain and freezing rain early...changing to all rain in the afternoon. High 42F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precip 90%.
High 42° / Low 38°

Greenwood Park (Broome County, NY)

Address: (map) – Northwest of Greater Binghamton Area
Greenwood Park Road
Lisle, NY


Chenango Valley State Park

Address: (map) – Northeast of Greater Binghamton Area
153 Chenango Valley State Park
Chenango Forks, NY


Address: (map) – West of Greater Binghamton Area
Owego, NY


Cherry Springs State Park, PA

Address: (map) – Endless Mountain Region, PA (2.5 hours from Binghamton)
Official International Dark Sky Park

4639 Cherry Springs Rd
Coudersport, PA ‎



Darling Hill Observatory

Address: (map) – Tully, NY (~50 minutes from Binghamton)
Official Observing Site of the Syracuse Astronomical Society

Strong Road
Tully, NY
Syracuse Astronomical Society


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