August weather forecast and climate
Saranac Lake, NY

A view from the Saranac Lake, New York, of the tranquil setting around the lakeside homes amid the golden and brown trees in the fall
A view from the Saranac Lake, New York, of the tranquil setting around the lakeside homes amid the golden and brown trees in the fall

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Saranac Lake, is another pleasant month, with average temperature varying between 73.2°F (22.9°C) and 53.6°F (12°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a pleasant 73.2°F (22.9°C). In Saranac Lake, the average low-temperature is 53.6°F (12°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Saranac Lake is 81%.

Rainfall

In Saranac Lake, during August, the rain falls for 19.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation. In Saranac Lake, during the entire year, the rain falls for 162.6 days and collects up to 33.46" (850mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Saranac Lake snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

In Saranac Lake, the average length of the day is 14h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Saranac Lake, New York, is 9.4h.

UV index

July and August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Saranac Lake. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Saranac Lake?

In August, in Saranac Lake, New York, the average high-temperature is 73.2°F (22.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 53.6°F (12°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Saranac Lake?

The average relative humidity in August in Saranac Lake is 81%.

How many days does it rain in August in Saranac Lake?

In Saranac Lake, in August, it is raining for 19.3 days, with typically 2.76" (70mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Saranac Lake?

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

What is the average length of the day in August in Saranac Lake?

In Saranac Lake, New York, the average length of the day in August is 14h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Saranac Lake?

In August, the average sunshine in Saranac Lake, New York, is 9.4h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Saranac Lake?

July and August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Saranac Lake.

What is the UV index reading in August in Saranac Lake?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Saranac Lake, NY

Average temperature in August - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average high temperature in August: 73.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (74.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (22.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 53.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.9°F).

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Average pressure in August
Saranac Lake, NY

Average pressure in August - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average pressure in August: 29.96"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.07").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

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Average wind speed in August
Saranac Lake, NY

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (5.9mph).

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Average humidity in August
Saranac Lake, NY

Average humidity in August - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average humidity in August: 81%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (77%).

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Average rainfall in August
Saranac Lake, NY

Average rainfall in August - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.46").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.05").

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Average rainfall days in August
Saranac Lake, NY

Average rainfall days in August - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.8 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Saranac Lake, NY

Average snowfall in August - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (14.88").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Saranac Lake, NY

Average snowfall days in August - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (24.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Saranac Lake, NY

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average daylight in August: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.2h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Saranac Lake, NY

Average sunshine days in August - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (13.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (2.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Saranac Lake, NY

Average UV index in August - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average UV index in August: 5

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in August
Saranac Lake, NY

Average cloud cover in August - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average cloud cover in August: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 81).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 41).

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Average visibility in August
Saranac Lake, NY

Average visibility in August - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

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

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