News NYC weather for July 4th weekend New Yorkers are enjoying sunny, beach weather this Fourth of July. Here, beachgoers relax in the sun at Jones Beach in Wantagh on Sunday, July 3, 2016. Photo Credit: Ed Betz By amNY.com staff Updated July 4, 2016 11:19 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email New Yorkers can expect a pleasantly sunny Fourth of July, the National Weather Service said. The sun was shining Monday morning and temperatures were expected to reach into the mid-80s by the afternoon, according to the NWS. Rain, and possibly thunderstorms, is expected after 10 p.m. Monday, but there is a chance it could start earlier. The Macy's Fourth of July fireworks show is expected to start at 9:20 p.m. Monday, but would be rescheduled for Tuesday if there is inclement weather. By amNY.com staff Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.