August weather forecast and climate
Pluckemin, NJ

August, the last month of the summer, in Pluckemin, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 82.2°F (27.9°C) and 63.9°F (17.7°C).

Temperature

In Pluckemin, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still moderately hot 82.2°F (27.9°C). In August, in Pluckemin, the average low-temperature is 63.9°F (17.7°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is estimated at a tropical 88.3°F (31.3°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the 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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like pregnancy, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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. 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

In Pluckemin, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In Pluckemin, during August, the rain falls for 15.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.48" (63mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 160.2 rainfall days, and 29.65" (753mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Pluckemin snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Pluckemin are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
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. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Pluckemin?

In Pluckemin, in August, the average high-temperature is 82.2°F (27.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 63.9°F (17.7°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 88.3°F (31.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Pluckemin?

In August, the average relative humidity in Pluckemin is 76%.

How much does it rain in Pluckemin in August?

In Pluckemin, in August, it is raining for 15.4 days, with typically 2.48" (63mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Pluckemin?

June through September are months without snowfall in Pluckemin, New Jersey.

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

The average length of the day in August in Pluckemin is 13.7h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Pluckemin?

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

When is the highest UV index in Pluckemin?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Pluckemin?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Pluckemin 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 - Pluckemin, NJ
  • Average high temperature in August: 82.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 63.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23°F).

Average pressure in August - Pluckemin, NJ
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"

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

Average wind speed in August - Pluckemin, NJ
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (8.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.2mph).

Average humidity in August - Pluckemin, NJ
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and October (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

Average rainfall in August - Pluckemin, NJ
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.48"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.57").

Average rainfall days in August - Pluckemin, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.1 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is March (3.39").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (7.7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Pluckemin, 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: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

Average sunshine days in August - Pluckemin, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.2 days).

Average UV index in August - Pluckemin, 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).

Average cloud cover in August - Pluckemin, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in August: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 33).

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

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