August weather forecast and climate
Newburgh, NY

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Newburgh, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 59.9°F (15.5°C) and 82°F (27.8°C).

Temperature

In Newburgh, New York, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 82°F (27.8°C). In August, in Newburgh, the average low-temperature is 59.9°F (15.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is calculated to a hot 88.2°F (31.2°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, clothing, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Newburgh is 77%.

Rainfall

In Newburgh, New York, in August, during 13.1 rainfall days, 1.85" (47mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Newburgh, New York, there are 135.6 rainfall days, and 25.39" (645mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Newburgh snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 9.9h.

UV index

June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Newburgh?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 82°F (27.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 59.9°F (15.5°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is evaluated at 88.2°F (31.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Newburgh?

In Newburgh, New York, the average relative humidity in August is 77%.

How much does it rain in Newburgh in August?

In Newburgh, New York, in August, it is raining for 13.1 days, with typically 1.85" (47mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Newburgh?

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

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

The average length of the day in August in Newburgh, New York, is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Newburgh have in August?

In Newburgh, New York, the average sunshine in August is 9.9h.

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Newburgh?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Newburgh, NY

Average temperature in August - Newburgh, NY
  • Average high temperature in August: 82°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (32.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 59.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Newburgh, NY

Average pressure in August - Newburgh, NY
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

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
Newburgh, NY

Average wind speed in August - Newburgh, NY
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and March (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in August
Newburgh, NY

Average humidity in August - Newburgh, NY
  • Average humidity in August: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, October and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

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Average rainfall in August
Newburgh, NY

Average rainfall in August - Newburgh, NY
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.85"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (2.64").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and September (1.54").

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Average rainfall days in August
Newburgh, NY

Average rainfall days in August - Newburgh, NY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Newburgh, NY

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.37").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Newburgh, NY

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (6.9 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
Newburgh, NY

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.3h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Newburgh, NY

Average sunshine days in August - Newburgh, NY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (20.6 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are May and June (13.5 days).

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Average UV index in August
Newburgh, NY

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and August (UV index 6).
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
Newburgh, NY

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

Months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in August
Newburgh, NY

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

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

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