August weather forecast
Phippsburg, ME

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is a warm month in Phippsburg, Maine, with temperature in the range of an average low of 59.7°F (15.4°C) and an average high of 73.4°F (23°C).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 73.4°F (23°C) and an average low-temperature of 59.7°F (15.4°C).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 81%.

Rainfall

In Phippsburg, in August, it is raining for 13.9 days, with typically 2.56" (65mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Phippsburg, there are 147.2 rainfall days, and 31.34" (796mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall.

Ocean temperature

August is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average ocean temperature of 62.2°F (16.8°C).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 62.2°F (16.8°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13h and 56min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:28 am and sunset at 8:02 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:01 am and sunset at 7:17 pm EDT.

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year in Phippsburg, with an average of 10.4h of sunshine.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Phippsburg. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Phippsburg?

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 73.4°F (23°C) and an average low-temperature of 59.7°F (15.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Phippsburg?

The average relative humidity in August is 81%.

How many days does it rain in August in Phippsburg?

In Phippsburg, in August, during 13.9 rainfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Phippsburg?

June through September are months without snowfall in Phippsburg.

What month is the ocean warmest in Phippsburg?

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Phippsburg, Maine, with an average ocean temperature of 62.2°F (16.8°C).

How cold is the water in August in Phippsburg?

In Phippsburg, Maine, in August, the average water temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 62.2°F (16.8°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

How many hours of daylight does Phippsburg have in August?

In Phippsburg, the average day length in August is 13h and 56min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Phippsburg?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:28 am and sunset at 8:02 pm. On the last day of the month, in Phippsburg, Maine, sunrise is at 6:01 am and sunset at 7:17 pm EDT.

What month has the most sunshine in Phippsburg?

With an average of 10.4h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year in Phippsburg, Maine.

How many hours of sunshine does Phippsburg have in August?

The average sunshine duration in August is 10.4h.

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

The months with the highest UV index in Phippsburg, Maine, are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Phippsburg?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average temperature in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average high temperature in August: 73.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (73.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 59.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18.9°F).

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Average pressure in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average pressure in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average pressure in August: 29.96"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are September and November (30.04"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average wind speed in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average wind speed in August: 6.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average humidity in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average humidity in August: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (75%).

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Average rainfall in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average rainfall in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.56"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are October and December (3.5").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.65").

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Average rainfall days in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average rainfall days in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (15.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.2 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average snowfall in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.53").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average snowfall days in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average sea temperature in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average sea temperature in August: 62.2°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (62.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (37.9°F).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 56min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 25min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 59min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average sunshine days in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (16.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (11.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average UV index in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
The 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
Phippsburg, ME

Average cloud cover in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in August
Phippsburg, ME

Average visibility in August - Phippsburg, ME
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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