August weather forecast
Severna Park, MD

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Severna Park, Maryland, with an average temperature ranging between max 83.7°F (28.7°C) and min 69.1°F (20.6°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still moderately hot 83.7°F (28.7°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 69.1°F (20.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is computed to be a hot 90.7°F (32.6°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, pregnancy, 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. 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 is 73%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August, when the rain falls for 13.9 days and typically aggregates up to 3.54" (90mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Severna Park, Maryland, snow does not fall in May through October.

Ocean temperature

August is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average ocean temperature of 77.5°F (25.3°C).
Note: Water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13h and 39min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:07 am and sunset at 8:18 pm. On the last day of August, in Severna Park, sunrise is at 6:34 am and sunset at 7:38 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.4h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Severna Park?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Severna Park, Maryland, is 83.7°F (28.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 69.1°F (20.6°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, is computed to be 90.7°F (32.6°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Severna Park?

In August, the average relative humidity in Severna Park is 73%.

What is the wettest month in Severna Park?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Severna Park, Maryland. Rain falls for 13.9 days and accumulates 3.54" (90mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Severna Park in August?

In Severna Park, in August, during 13.9 rainfall days, 3.54" (90mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Severna Park?

May through October are months without snowfall in Severna Park, Maryland.

When is the ocean warmest in Severna Park?

The month with the warmest seawater is August, with an average ocean temperature of 77.5°F (25.3°C).

What is the ocean temperature in August in Severna Park?

In August, the average ocean temperature is 77.5°F (25.3°C). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in August in Severna Park?

In Severna Park, the average day length in August is 13h and 39min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Severna Park?

On the first day of August, sunrise is at 6:07 am and sunset at 8:18 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:34 am and sunset at 7:38 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Severna Park?

The average sunshine duration in August is 10.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Severna Park?

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

How high is the UV index in August in Severna Park?

In Severna Park, Maryland, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Severna Park, MD

Average temperature in August - Severna Park, MD
  • Average high temperature in August: 83.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28.4°F).

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Average pressure in August
Severna Park, MD

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Severna Park, MD

Average wind speed in August - Severna Park, MD
  • Average wind speed in August: 6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (9.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6mph).

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Average humidity in August
Severna Park, MD

Average humidity in August - Severna Park, MD
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January, March, April and November (72%).

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Average rainfall in August
Severna Park, MD

Average rainfall in August - Severna Park, MD
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.89").

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Average rainfall days in August
Severna Park, MD

Average rainfall days in August - Severna Park, MD
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.4 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Severna Park, MD

Average snowfall in August - Severna Park, MD
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.05").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Severna Park, MD

Average snowfall days in August - Severna Park, MD
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.4 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Severna Park, MD

Average sea temperature in August - Severna Park, MD
  • Average sea temperature in August: 77.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (77.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (44.5°F).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Severna Park, MD

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Severna Park, MD
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 39min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 52min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 29min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Severna Park, MD

Average sunshine days in August - Severna Park, MD
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (10.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Severna Park, MD

Average UV index in August - Severna Park, 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, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Severna Park, MD

Average cloud cover in August - Severna Park, MD
  • Average cloud cover in August: 30

The months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in August
Severna Park, MD

Average visibility in August - Severna Park, MD
  • 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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