August weather forecast and climate
Newport, DE

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Newport, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 82°F (27.8°C) and an average low of 68.5°F (20.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still moderately hot 82°F (27.8°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 68.5°F (20.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is appraised at a hot 88.2°F (31.2°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Newport is 77%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 14.2 days and accumulates 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Newport snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 10.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Newport are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Newport?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Newport, is 82°F (27.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 68.5°F (20.3°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is calculated to 88.2°F (31.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Newport?

In Newport, Delaware, the average relative humidity in August is 77%.

How many days does it rain in August in Newport?

In Newport, Delaware, in August, during 14.2 rainfall days, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Newport?

The month with the most rainfall in Newport, Delaware, is August when the rain falls for 14.2 days and typically aggregates up to 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Newport?

In Newport snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Newport have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Newport is 13.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Newport have in August?

In Newport, Delaware, the average sunshine in August is 10.6h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Newport?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Newport, Delaware.

How high is the UV index in August in Newport?

In Newport, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Newport, DE

Average temperature in August - Newport, DE
  • Average high temperature in August: 82°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28.4°F).

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Average pressure in August
Newport, DE

Average pressure in August - Newport, DE
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94").

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Average wind speed in August
Newport, DE

Average wind speed in August - Newport, DE
  • Average wind speed in August: 6.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (9.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Newport, DE

Average humidity in August - Newport, DE
  • Average humidity in August: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (73%).

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Average rainfall in August
Newport, DE

Average rainfall in August - Newport, DE
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.81"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.81").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.75").

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Average rainfall days in August
Newport, DE

Average rainfall days in August - Newport, DE
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Newport, DE

Average snowfall in August - Newport, DE
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.22").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Newport, DE

Average snowfall days in August - Newport, DE
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Newport, DE

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Newport, DE
  • Average daylight in August: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Newport, DE

Average sunshine days in August - Newport, DE
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Newport, DE

Average UV index in August - Newport, DE
  • Average UV index in August: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Newport, DE

Average cloud cover in August - Newport, DE
  • Average cloud cover in August: 28

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 46).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in August
Newport, DE

Average visibility in August - Newport, DE
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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