August weather forecast
Brooklyn, NY

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Brooklyn, New York, with an average temperature ranging between min 70°F (21.1°C) and max 80.2°F (26.8°C).

Temperature

In Brooklyn, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still warm 80.2°F (26.8°C). In Brooklyn, the average low-temperature is 70°F (21.1°C).

Humidity

August and November, with an average relative humidity of 72%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

In Brooklyn, during August, the rain falls for 11.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 110.8 rainfall days, and 10.39" (264mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through November are months without snowfall.

Ocean temperature

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Brooklyn, with an average ocean temperature of 74.1°F (23.4°C).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 73.4°F (23°C) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 74.1°F (23.4°C).

Daylight

In Brooklyn, the average length of the day in August is 13h and 44min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 5:52 am and sunset at 8:11 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:22 am and sunset at 7:29 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August in Brooklyn is 10.5h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the least humid month in Brooklyn?

August and November, with an average relative humidity of 72%, are the least humid months in Brooklyn, New York.

What is the average humidity in August in Brooklyn?

In August, the average relative humidity in Brooklyn, New York, is 72%.

How much does it rain in Brooklyn in August?

In Brooklyn, New York, during August, the rain falls for 11.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Brooklyn?

In Brooklyn, New York, snow does not fall in May through November.

What month is the ocean warmest in Brooklyn?

With an average ocean temperature of 74.1°F (23.4°C), August is the month with the warmest seawater.

What is the ocean temperature in August in Brooklyn?

In Brooklyn, in August, the average water temperature is 74.1°F (23.4°C). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 74.1°F (23.4°C) water may be enjoyable.

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

In August, the average day length in Brooklyn, New York, is 13h and 44min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Brooklyn?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:52 am and sunset at 8:11 pm. On the last day of the month, in Brooklyn, sunrise is at 6:22 am and sunset at 7:29 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Brooklyn have in August?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Brooklyn, New York, is 10.5h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in August in Brooklyn?

In Brooklyn, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Brooklyn, NY

Average temperature in August - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average high temperature in August: 80.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.7°F).

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Average pressure in August
Brooklyn, NY

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

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

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Average wind speed in August
Brooklyn, NY

Average wind speed in August - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average wind speed in August: 7.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.4mph).

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Average humidity in August
Brooklyn, NY

Average humidity in August - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average humidity in August: 72%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February, May and June (76%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are August and November (72%).

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Average rainfall in August
Brooklyn, NY

Average rainfall in August - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.22"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.34").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.51").

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Average rainfall days in August
Brooklyn, NY

Average rainfall days in August - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.9 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Brooklyn, NY

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

The month with the highest snowfall is March (0.55").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Brooklyn, NY

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

The months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (3.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Brooklyn, NY

Average sea temperature in August - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average sea temperature in August: 74.1°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (74.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (39.9°F).

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

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 44min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 2min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 19min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Brooklyn, NY

Average sunshine days in August - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 17 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (16 days).

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Average UV index in August
Brooklyn, NY

Average UV index in August - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average UV index in August: 6

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

Average cloud cover in August - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average cloud cover in August: 28

The months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in August
Brooklyn, NY

Average visibility in August - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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