August weather forecast and climate
Ithaca, NY

A stream of water flowing downstream from the Taughannock Waterfall in Ithaka, New York
A stream of water flowing downstream from the Taughannock Waterfall in Ithaka, New York

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Ithaca, New York, with average temperature fluctuating between 76.5°F (24.7°C) and 55.9°F (13.3°C).

Temperature

In Ithaca, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still moderately hot 76.5°F (24.7°C). In August, in Ithaca, the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

Humidity

In Ithaca, the average relative humidity is 81%.

Rainfall

In Ithaca, New York, in August, it is raining for 17.4 days, with typically 3.03" (77mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 164.2 rainfall days, and 32.56" (827mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Ithaca snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

In Ithaca, New York, the average length of the day is 13.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Ithaca, New York, is 9.6h.

UV index

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

The average high-temperature, in August, in Ithaca, is 76.5°F (24.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Ithaca?

The average relative humidity in August in Ithaca is 81%.

How many days does it rain in August in Ithaca?

In Ithaca, New York, in August, it is raining for 17.4 days, with typically 3.03" (77mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Ithaca?

In Ithaca snow does not fall in June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Ithaca have in August?

In Ithaca, New York, the average length of the day in August is 13.8h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Ithaca?

In Ithaca, the average sunshine in August is 9.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Ithaca?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Ithaca, NY

Average temperature in August - Ithaca, NY
  • Average high temperature in August: 76.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.9°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 (16.5°F).

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Average pressure in August
Ithaca, NY

Average pressure in August - Ithaca, NY
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"

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

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Average wind speed in August
Ithaca, NY

Average wind speed in August - Ithaca, NY
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Ithaca, NY

Average humidity in August - Ithaca, NY
  • Average humidity in August: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (87%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (79%).

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Average rainfall in August
Ithaca, NY

Average rainfall in August - Ithaca, NY
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.03"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.62").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.97").

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Average rainfall days in August
Ithaca, NY

Average rainfall days in August - Ithaca, NY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.4 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Ithaca, NY

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (8.35").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Ithaca, NY

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (18.8 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
Ithaca, NY

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ithaca, NY
  • Average daylight in August: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Ithaca, NY

Average sunshine days in August - Ithaca, NY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (14.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (6.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Ithaca, NY

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in August
Ithaca, NY

Average cloud cover in August - Ithaca, NY
  • Average cloud cover in August: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 75).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 38).

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Average visibility in August
Ithaca, NY

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

Months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (5mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and February (4mi).

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