August weather forecast
Newburgh, NY

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Newburgh, is also a moderately hot month, with an average temperature varying between 59.9°F (15.5°C) and 82°F (27.8°C).

Temperature

In Newburgh, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 82°F (27.8°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 59.9°F (15.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is evaluated at a tropical 87.8°F (31°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, clothing, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In August, in Newburgh, the rain falls for 13.1 days. Throughout August, 1.85" (47mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, 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 is 13h and 47min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 5:51 am and sunset at 8:13 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:21 am and sunset at 7:31 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine 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 estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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?

In August, in Newburgh, New York, the average high-temperature is 82°F (27.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 59.9°F (15.5°C). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, is evaluated at 87.8°F (31°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Newburgh?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Newburgh?

In August, in Newburgh, New York, the rain falls for 13.1 days. Throughout August, 1.85" (47mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Newburgh?

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

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

In August, the average day length in Newburgh is 13h and 47min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Newburgh?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:51 am and sunset at 8:13 pm. On the last day of the month, in Newburgh, sunrise is at 6:21 am and sunset at 7:31 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Newburgh?

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

When is the highest UV index in Newburgh?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Newburgh?

In Newburgh, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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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"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
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%

The 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").
The 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).
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
Newburgh, NY

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Newburgh, NY
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 47min

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

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 18min).

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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).
The 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

The months with the highest UV index are June 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
Newburgh, NY

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

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

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