August weather forecast
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

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

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost 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

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

Rainfall

In Ithaca, New York, it is raining for 17.4 days, with typically 3.03" (77mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Ithaca, during the entire year, the rain falls for 164.2 days and collects up to 32.56" (827mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13h and 51min.
On the first day of August in Ithaca, sunrise is at 5:58 am and sunset at 8:26 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:30 am and sunset at 7:42 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 9.6h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Ithaca is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Ithaca?

In August, in Ithaca, New York, the average high-temperature is 76.5°F (24.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Ithaca?

In August, the average relative humidity is 81%.

How many days does it rain in August in Ithaca?

In August, the rain falls for 17.4 days. Throughout August, 3.03" (77mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Ithaca?

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

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

In August, the average day length in Ithaca is 13h and 51min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Ithaca?

On the first day of August, sunrise is at 5:58 am and sunset at 8:26 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:30 am and sunset at 7:42 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Ithaca?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Ithaca?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Ithaca is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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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"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
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%).
The 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").
The 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).
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
Ithaca, NY

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ithaca, NY
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 51min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 14min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 8min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2h and 30min).

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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).
The 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).
The 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

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

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