August weather forecast
New Town, ND

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Weather in August

As August arrives in New Town, North Dakota, the summer gradually begins to taper off. The temperature hits a close second high after July, without deviating significantly from the warm-month pattern. However, there's a marginal decrease in the daylight hours from July to August. The persistent dry weather continues supporting outdoor activities. As the summer draws towards its closure, the city witnesses a gradual change in the landscape as the lush greenery begins to fade.

Temperature

New Town's weather in August indicates an average high-temperature of a still moderately hot 81.1°F (27.3°C), nearly consistent with the 82°F (27.8°C) of July. In August, New Town experiences a significant drop from daily zeniths to an average nighttime temperature of 58.6°F (14.8°C).

Heat index

The heat index for August is evaluated at 82.4°F (28°C). A sense of exhaustion might occur with extended exposure and activity, potentially causing heat cramps.
Research indicates the heat index considers values in shaded locales and with light winds. Heat index values might soar by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees with exposure to direct sunshine.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel' or 'feels like', reflects the feeling of heat when considering both air temperature and humidity. The effect is personal, with varied weather perceptions among individuals due to differences in body mass, stature, and physical activity. Consider that direct sun exposure can intensify the felt heat, adding potentially 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees to the heat index. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Youths are typically more endangered than adults since they usually sweat less. Their larger skin surface concerning their smaller bodies and higher heat production due to activity further adds to their vulnerability.

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 52%, August is the least humid month.

Rainfall

In New Town, North Dakota, during August, the rain falls for 7.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in New Town, there are 69.9 rainfall days, and 6.77" (172mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 14h and 14min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 6:27 am and sunset at 9:25 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:07 am and sunset at 8:32 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.6h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, a daily maximum UV index of 5 leads to the following instructions:
Make use of precautions - It is urged to ward off sun damage. The Sun's most harmful UV rays are emitted around midday; avoid staying outdoors for long during this time. Enhance your sun protection with tightly woven, yet airy clothing.
Updated: Feb 13, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
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Frequently asked questions

What are August temperatures in New Town?

The average high-temperature, in August, in New Town, is 81.1°F (27.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 58.6°F (14.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in August is evaluated at 82.4°F (28°C).

What is the least humid month in New Town?

The least humid month in New Town is August, with an average relative humidity of 52%.

What is the average humidity in August in New Town?

The average relative humidity in August in New Town, North Dakota, is 52%.

How many days does it rain in August in New Town?

In New Town, North Dakota, in August, during 7.1 rainfall days, 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in New Town?

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

How many hours of daylight does New Town have in August?

In New Town, the average day length in August is 14h and 14min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in New Town?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:27 am and sunset at 9:25 pm. On the last day of the month, in New Town, North Dakota, sunrise is at 7:07 am and sunset at 8:32 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in New Town?

In August, the average sunshine duration is 10.6h.

How high is the UV index in August in New Town?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in New Town, North Dakota, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
New Town, ND

Average temperature in August - New Town, ND
  • Average high temperature in August: 81.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 58.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.7°F).

Average pressure in August
New Town, ND

Average pressure in August - New Town, ND
  • Average pressure in August: 29.9"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84"Hg).

Average wind speed in August
New Town, ND

Average wind speed in August - New Town, ND
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and October (10.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.6mph).

Average humidity in August
New Town, ND

Average humidity in August - New Town, ND
  • Average humidity in August: 52%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (52%).

Average rainfall in August
New Town, ND

Average rainfall in August - New Town, ND
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.75"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (1.18").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.2").

Average rainfall days in August
New Town, ND

Average rainfall days in August - New Town, ND
  • Average rainfall days in August: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (11.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.6 days).

Average snowfall in August
New Town, ND

Average snowfall in August - New Town, ND
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.14").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in August
New Town, ND

Average snowfall days in August - New Town, ND
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (10.9 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
New Town, ND

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - New Town, ND
  • Average daylight in August: 14h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h and 0min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 30min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 4min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h and 18min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 3h and 54min).

Average sunshine days in August
New Town, ND

Average sunshine days in August - New Town, ND
  • Average sunshine days in August: 20.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (15.7 days).

Average UV index in August
New Town, ND

Average UV index in August - New Town, ND
  • 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, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August
New Town, ND

Average cloud cover in August - New Town, ND
  • Average cloud cover in August: 22

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 62).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in August
New Town, ND

Average visibility in August - New Town, ND
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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