August weather forecast
Maplewood, NJ

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Maplewood, New Jersey, with an average temperature fluctuating between 81.9°F (27.7°C) and 66.7°F (19.3°C).

Temperature

In Maplewood, New Jersey, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still moderately hot 81.9°F (27.7°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 66.7°F (19.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to be a hot 86°F (30°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity 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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, metabolic differences, wind), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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 months with the lowest humidity in Maplewood are April and August, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

Rainfall

In Maplewood, in August, during 14.1 rainfall days, 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Maplewood, during the entire year, the rain falls for 127.3 days and collects up to 12.68" (322mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Maplewood is 13h and 45min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:53 am and sunset at 8:12 pm. On the last day of August, in Maplewood, sunrise is at 6:23 am and sunset at 7:31 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In Maplewood, New Jersey, the average sunshine in August is 10.4h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Maplewood. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August 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. 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 temperature in August in Maplewood?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Maplewood, is 81.9°F (27.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 66.7°F (19.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in August is calculated to be 86°F (30°C).

What are the least humid months in Maplewood?

The months with the lowest humidity in Maplewood, New Jersey, are April and August, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

What is the average humidity in August in Maplewood?

In August, the average relative humidity in Maplewood is 72%.

How much does it rain in Maplewood in August?

In Maplewood, New Jersey, during August, the rain falls for 14.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Maplewood?

May through September are months without snowfall.

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

In Maplewood, New Jersey, the average day length in August is 13h and 45min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Maplewood?

On the first day of August in Maplewood, sunrise is at 5:53 am and sunset at 8:12 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:23 am and sunset at 7:31 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Maplewood?

In Maplewood, New Jersey, the average sunshine duration in August is 10.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Maplewood?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Maplewood?

In Maplewood, New Jersey, 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.
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Average temperature in August
Maplewood, NJ

Average temperature in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • Average high temperature in August: 81.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 66.7°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 (23.7°F).

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Average pressure in August
Maplewood, NJ

Average pressure in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.11"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Maplewood, NJ

Average wind speed in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Maplewood, NJ

Average humidity in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • Average humidity in August: 72%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (78%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and August (72%).

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Average rainfall in August
Maplewood, NJ

Average rainfall in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.38"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.61").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.67").

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Average rainfall days in August
Maplewood, NJ

Average rainfall days in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Maplewood, NJ

Average snowfall in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (1.22").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Maplewood, NJ

Average snowfall days in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.5 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Maplewood, NJ

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 45min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 3min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 19min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 24min

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 42min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Maplewood, NJ

Average sunshine days in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.5 days).

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Average UV index in August
Maplewood, NJ

Average UV index in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
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
Maplewood, NJ

Average cloud cover in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in August: 31

The months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in August
Maplewood, NJ

Average visibility in August - Maplewood, NJ
  • 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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