Albany
New York, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Albany, NY

The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront
The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront
August, the last month of the summer, in Albany, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 59.9°F (15.5°C) and an average high of 80.4°F (26.9°C).

Temperature

In Albany, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 80.4°F (26.9°C). In Albany, the average low-temperature is 59.9°F (15.5°C).

Humidity

In Albany, the average relative humidity is 74.1%.

Rainfall

In Albany, during August, the rain falls for 10.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.5" (87.9mm) of precipitation. In Albany, during the entire year, the rain falls for 137.8 days and collects up to 39.4" (999.5mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Albany, New York, snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

In Albany, the average length of the day in August is 13.9h.

Sunshine

In Albany, the average sunshine in August is 8.2h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in August in Albany?

In Albany, in August, the average high-temperature is 80.4°F (26.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 59.9°F (15.5°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Albany?

The average relative humidity in August is 74.1%.

How many days does it rain in August in Albany?

In Albany, in August, it is raining for 10.7 days, with typically 3.5" (87.9mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Albany?

In Albany snow does not fall in June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Albany have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Albany is 13.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Albany have in August?

In Albany, New York, the average sunshine in August is 8.2h.

How high is the UV index in August in Albany?

In Albany, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Albany, NY
  • Average high temperature in August: 80.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 59.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.5°F).

Average humidity in August - Albany, NY
  • Average humidity in August: 74.1%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (75.7%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (61.2%).

Average rainfall in August - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.2").

Average rainfall days in August - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 10.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (9.8 days).

Average snowfall in August - Albany, NY
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (17.9").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Albany, NY
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Albany, NY
  • Average daylight in August: 13.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8.2h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 3.4h).

Average UV index in August - Albany, NY
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).