August weather forecast
Barrytown, NY

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Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Barrytown, New York, with an average temperature varying between 58.8°F (14.9°C) and 81.1°F (27.3°C).

Temperature

During August, Barrytown observes a subtle ascent to a still moderately hot 81.1°F (27.3°C) from July's 82.9°F (28.3°C) in the average high-temperature. Despite a significant disparity with daytime temperatures, an average low-temperature of 58.8°F (14.9°C) is recorded during August.

Heat index

For most parts of August, the heat index is estimated at a tropical 86°F (30°C). With constant exposure and activity, a state of weariness might ensue, leading to potential heat cramps.
From a standpoint of the heat index, values pertain to shaded conditions and mild breezes. Heat index values might soar by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees with exposure to direct sunshine.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel' or 'apparent temperature', is a calculation that merges air temperature and relative humidity to depict the sensation of warmth. Factors including metabolic differences, physical activity, and clothing are additional elements that influence the individual's temperature experience. Being under direct sunshine can magnify the heat experience, possibly pushing up the heat index by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. In general, younger individuals are at greater risk than adults because they tend to sweat less. Also, having a larger skin surface to body size ratio and greater heat production due to their active behavior contribute to this danger.

Humidity

In Barrytown, New York, the average relative humidity in August is 76%.

Rainfall

In Barrytown, during August, the rain falls for 14.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 142.1 rainfall days, and 25.91" (658mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Barrytown, snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August in Barrytown is 13h and 49min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:49 am and sunset at 8:14 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:21 am and sunset at 7:30 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Barrytown is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily high UV index of 5 in August translates into this advice:
Exercise caution. The susceptibility of light skin individuals to burns is less than 30 minutes. Avoiding the Sun during its peak radiation time around midday is a healthy practice. Combat UV radiation's detrimental effects with sun-safe clothing and UV-blocking eyewear.
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Frequently asked questions

What is the usual temperature for Barrytown in August?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Barrytown, is 81.1°F (27.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 58.8°F (14.9°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is estimated at 86°F (30°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Barrytown?

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

How much does it rain in Barrytown in August?

In Barrytown, New York, during August, the rain falls for 14.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Barrytown?

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

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

In Barrytown, the average day length in August is 13h and 49min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Barrytown?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:49 am and sunset at 8:14 pm. On the last day of the month, in Barrytown, sunrise is at 6:21 am and sunset at 7:30 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Barrytown have in August?

In Barrytown, New York, the average sunshine duration in August is 10.2h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Barrytown?

In Barrytown, New York, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Barrytown, NY

Average temperature in August - Barrytown, NY
  • Average high temperature in August: 81.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (31.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 58.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18.5°F).

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Average pressure in August
Barrytown, NY

Average pressure in August - Barrytown, NY
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Barrytown, NY

Average wind speed in August - Barrytown, NY
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Barrytown, NY

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (73%).

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Average rainfall in August
Barrytown, NY

Average rainfall in August - Barrytown, NY
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.99").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.61").

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Average rainfall days in August
Barrytown, NY

Average rainfall days in August - Barrytown, NY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Barrytown, NY

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.57").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Barrytown, NY

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (8.8 days).
The 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
Barrytown, NY

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Barrytown, NY
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 5min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 12min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 12min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 1min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Barrytown, NY

Average sunshine days in August - Barrytown, NY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Barrytown, NY

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

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (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
Barrytown, NY

Average cloud cover in August - Barrytown, NY
  • Average cloud cover in August: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in August
Barrytown, NY

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

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

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