August weather forecast and climate
Albany, NY

The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, USA, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront
The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, USA, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Albany, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 58.3°F (14.6°C) and 79.3°F (26.3°C).

Temperature

In Albany, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still moderately hot 79.3°F (26.3°C). In August, in Albany, the average low-temperature is 58.3°F (14.6°C).

Humidity

In Albany, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In Albany, during August, the rain falls for 15.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation. In Albany, during the entire year, the rain falls for 162.8 days and collects up to 31.02" (788mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Albany snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Albany is 10.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Albany, New York, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Albany?

In August, in Albany, New York, the average high-temperature is 79.3°F (26.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 58.3°F (14.6°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Albany?

The average relative humidity in August in Albany, New York, is 76%.

How much does it rain in Albany in August?

In Albany, New York, during August, the rain falls for 15.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Albany?

June through September are months without snowfall in Albany, New York.

How many hours of daylight does Albany have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Albany?

In Albany, the average sunshine in August is 10.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Albany?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Albany, New York.

How high is the UV index in August in Albany?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Albany is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Albany, NY

Average temperature in August - Albany, NY
  • Average high temperature in August: 79.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 58.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.7°F).

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Average pressure in August
Albany, NY

Average pressure in August - Albany, NY
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92").

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Average wind speed in August
Albany, NY

Average wind speed in August - Albany, NY
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.2mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and March (8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in August
Albany, NY

Average humidity in August - Albany, NY
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (73%).

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Average rainfall in August
Albany, NY

Average rainfall in August - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.64"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (3.19").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in August
Albany, NY

Average rainfall days in August - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Albany, NY

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (7.64").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Albany, NY

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 (14.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Albany, NY

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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Albany, NY

Average sunshine days in August - Albany, NY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (17.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (10.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Albany, NY

Average UV index in August - Albany, NY
  • Average UV index in August: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Albany, NY

Average cloud cover in August - Albany, NY
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 58).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in August
Albany, NY

Average visibility in August - Albany, NY
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

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

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