August weather forecast
Monkton, MD

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Monkton, is another warm month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 82.2°F (27.9°C) and 65.7°F (18.7°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still warm 82.2°F (27.9°C). In August, in Monkton, the average low-temperature is 65.7°F (18.7°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is computed to be a tropical 88.5°F (31.4°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. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, wind), 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. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

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

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August, when the rain falls for 15.9 days and typically aggregates up to 4.09" (104mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through October are months without snowfall in Monkton.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Monkton is 13h and 41min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:06 am and sunset at 8:19 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:33 am and sunset at 7:39 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Monkton is 10.1h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Monkton are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
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 Monkton?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Monkton, is 82.2°F (27.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 65.7°F (18.7°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, in August is computed to be 88.5°F (31.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Monkton?

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

What is the wettest month in Monkton?

The month with the most rainfall in Monkton, Maryland, is August, when the rain falls for 15.9 days and typically aggregates up to 4.09" (104mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in August in Monkton?

In August, the rain falls for 15.9 days. Throughout August, 4.09" (104mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Monkton?

June through October are months without snowfall in Monkton, Maryland.

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

The average day length in August is 13h and 41min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Monkton?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:06 am and sunset at 8:19 pm. On the last day of the month, in Monkton, sunrise is at 6:33 am and sunset at 7:39 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Monkton have in August?

The average sunshine duration in August is 10.1h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in August in Monkton?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Monkton, Maryland, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Monkton, MD

Average temperature in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average high temperature in August: 82.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 65.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Monkton, MD

Average pressure in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.13"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Monkton, MD

Average wind speed in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (9.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.4mph).

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Average humidity in August
Monkton, MD

Average humidity in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average humidity in August: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

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Average rainfall in August
Monkton, MD

Average rainfall in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.09"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.09").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (2.09").

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Average rainfall days in August
Monkton, MD

Average rainfall days in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Monkton, MD

Average snowfall in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (2.87").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Monkton, MD

Average snowfall days in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (5.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Monkton, MD

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 41min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 55min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 26min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Monkton, MD

Average sunshine days in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.7 days).

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Average UV index in August
Monkton, MD

Average UV index in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average UV index in August: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Monkton, MD

Average cloud cover in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average cloud cover in August: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in August
Monkton, MD

Average visibility in August - Monkton, MD
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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