August weather forecast
Cortland, NY

A monument from the civil war stands high in the neat lawns near the iconic courthouse in the Courthouse Park in Cortland, New York
A monument from the civil war stands high in the neat lawns near the iconic courthouse in the Courthouse Park in Cortland, New York

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Cortland, is another warm month, with an average temperature ranging between min 55.9°F (13.3°C) and max 75.4°F (24.1°C).

Temperature

In Cortland, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 75.4°F (24.1°C). In Cortland, New York, the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

Humidity

In Cortland, the average relative humidity in August is 82%.

Rainfall

In August, in Cortland, the rain falls for 16.9 days. Throughout August, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Cortland, during the entire year, the rain falls for 149.8 days and collects up to 22.36" (568mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

The average length of the day in August in Cortland is 13h and 52min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:56 am and sunset at 8:25 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:28 am and sunset at 7:41 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 9.8h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Cortland are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Cortland?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Cortland, New York, is 75.4°F (24.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Cortland?

The average relative humidity in August in Cortland, New York, is 82%.

How much does it rain in Cortland in August?

In Cortland, in August, it is raining for 16.9 days, with typically 2.2" (56mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Cortland?

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

How many hours of daylight does Cortland have in August?

The average day length in August is 13h and 52min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Cortland?

On the first day of August, sunrise is at 5:56 am and sunset at 8:25 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:28 am and sunset at 7:41 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Cortland have in August?

In Cortland, New York, the average sunshine duration in August is 9.8h.

When is the highest UV index in Cortland?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Cortland?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Cortland, NY

Average temperature in August - Cortland, NY
  • Average high temperature in August: 75.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (77.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 55.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.8°F).

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Average pressure in August
Cortland, NY

Average pressure in August - Cortland, 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
Cortland, NY

Average wind speed in August - Cortland, NY
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.9mph).

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Average humidity in August
Cortland, NY

Average humidity in August - Cortland, NY
  • Average humidity in August: 82%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (88%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (80%).

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Average rainfall in August
Cortland, NY

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

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May and July (2.48").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.34").

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Average rainfall days in August
Cortland, NY

Average rainfall days in August - Cortland, NY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.7 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Cortland, NY

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.75").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Cortland, NY

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (18.2 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
Cortland, NY

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Cortland, NY
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 52min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 16min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 7min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Cortland, NY

Average sunshine days in August - Cortland, NY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (7.7 days).

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Average UV index in August
Cortland, NY

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

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in August
Cortland, NY

Average cloud cover in August - Cortland, NY
  • Average cloud cover in August: 36

The months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 74).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in August
Cortland, NY

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

The month with the highest visibility is April (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is February (4mi).

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