August weather forecast and climate
Paramus, NJ

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Paramus, New Jersey, with average temperature ranging between min 67.5°F (19.7°C) and max 82.9°F (28.3°C).

Temperature

In Paramus, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still moderately hot 82.9°F (28.3°C). The average low-temperature, is 67.5°F (19.7°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a tropical 88.3°F (31.3°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, wind, pregnancy, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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

August is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 70%.

Rainfall

In Paramus, New Jersey, during 14.8 rainfall days, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 149.3 rainfall days, and 22.36" (568mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Paramus snow does not fall in June through October.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Paramus is 13.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 10.3h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Paramus?

In Paramus, in August, the average high-temperature is 82.9°F (28.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.5°F (19.7°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is calculated to 88.3°F (31.3°C).

What is the least humid month in Paramus?

With an average relative humidity of 70%, August is the least humid month in Paramus.

What is the average humidity in August in Paramus?

The average relative humidity in August is 70%.

How many days does it rain in August in Paramus?

In Paramus, in August, during 14.8 rainfall days, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Paramus?

In Paramus snow does not fall in June through October.

How many hours of daylight does Paramus have in August?

In August, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Paramus have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Paramus is 10.3h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in August in Paramus?

In Paramus, New Jersey, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Paramus, NJ

Average temperature in August - Paramus, NJ
  • Average high temperature in August: 82.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 67.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Paramus, NJ

Average pressure in August - Paramus, NJ
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.1").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in August
Paramus, NJ

Average wind speed in August - Paramus, NJ
  • Average wind speed in August: 6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and March (8.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (5.9mph).

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Average humidity in August
Paramus, NJ

Average humidity in August - Paramus, NJ
  • Average humidity in August: 70%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (70%).

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Average rainfall in August
Paramus, NJ

Average rainfall in August - Paramus, NJ
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.97"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.48").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (1.34").

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Average rainfall days in August
Paramus, NJ

Average rainfall days in August - Paramus, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.7 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Paramus, NJ

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.34").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Paramus, NJ

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Paramus, NJ
  • Average daylight in August: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Paramus, NJ

Average sunshine days in August - Paramus, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Paramus, NJ

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

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
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
Paramus, NJ

Average cloud cover in August - Paramus, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

Months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in August
Paramus, NJ

Average visibility in August - Paramus, NJ
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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