Bethel
Maine, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Bethel, ME

A wooden closed bridge in Bethel, Maine, with beautiful yellow and green trees on both sides, on a warm, clear, and cool day in the fall
A wooden closed bridge in Bethel, Maine, with beautiful yellow and green trees on both sides, on a warm, clear, and cool day in the fall
The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Bethel, Maine, with temperature in the range of an average low of 53.6°F (12°C) and an average high of 77°F (25°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 77°F (25°C). In Bethel, the average low-temperature is 53.6°F (12°C).

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout August, 3.9" (100mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Bethel, there are 141 rainfall days, and 43.1" (1094mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 14h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Bethel, Maine, are June through August, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Bethel, Maine, is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in August in Bethel?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Bethel, Maine, is 77°F (25°C), while the average low-temperature is 53.6°F (12°C).

How much does it rain in Bethel in August?

In Bethel, Maine, during August, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.9" (100mm) of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Bethel have in August?

In Bethel, the average length of the day in August is 14h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Bethel?

Months with the most sunshine are June through August, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Bethel?

In August, the average sunshine is 8h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Bethel?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Bethel is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Bethel, ME
  • Average high temperature in August: 77°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 54°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3°F).

Average rainfall in August - Bethel, ME
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.9"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (4.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.8").

Average rainfall days in August - Bethel, ME
  • Average rainfall days in August: 12 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May, November and December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and September (10 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Bethel, ME
  • Average daylight in August: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in August - Bethel, ME
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).