August weather forecast and climate
Higganum, CT

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Higganum, Connecticut, with average temperature ranging between min 62.8°F (17.1°C) and max 80.4°F (26.9°C).

Temperature

In Higganum, Connecticut, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still warm 80.4°F (26.9°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 62.8°F (17.1°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Higganum is 76%.

Rainfall

In Higganum, during 11.1 rainfall days, 1.02" (26mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Higganum, during the entire year, the rain falls for 109.9 days and collects up to 11.14" (283mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Higganum, the average length of the day in August is 13.8h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Higganum are July and August, with an average of 10.1h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Higganum?

In Higganum, Connecticut, in August, the average high-temperature is 80.4°F (26.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.8°F (17.1°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Higganum?

The average relative humidity in August in Higganum is 76%.

How many days does it rain in August in Higganum?

In August, the rain falls for 11.1 days. Throughout August, 1.02" (26mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Higganum?

In Higganum snow does not fall in June through October.

What is the average length of the day in August in Higganum?

The average length of the day in August in Higganum is 13.8h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Higganum?

July and August, with an average of 10.1h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Higganum?

The average sunshine in August in Higganum, Connecticut, is 10.1h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Higganum?

Months with the highest UV index in Higganum, Connecticut, are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Higganum?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Higganum, Connecticut, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Higganum, CT

Average temperature in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average high temperature in August: 80.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (34.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 62.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.8°F).

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Average pressure in August
Higganum, CT

Average pressure in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in August
Higganum, CT

Average wind speed in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and March (8.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in August
Higganum, CT

Average humidity in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (72%).

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Average rainfall in August
Higganum, CT

Average rainfall in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.02"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.18").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.39").

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Average rainfall days in August
Higganum, CT

Average rainfall days in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.9 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Higganum, CT

Average snowfall in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (1.14").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Higganum, CT

Average snowfall days in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Higganum, CT

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average daylight in August: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.1h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Higganum, CT

Average sunshine days in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average sunshine days in August: 16.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (16.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Higganum, CT

Average UV index in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Higganum, CT

Average cloud cover in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average cloud cover in August: 35

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in August
Higganum, CT

Average visibility in August - Higganum, CT
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, March, April, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are February, May, June, July and August (5mi).

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