August weather forecast
Hershey, PA

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Hershey, Pennsylvania, with an average temperature varying between 61.7°F (16.5°C) and 80.2°F (26.8°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still warm 80.2°F (26.8°C). In August, in Hershey, the average low-temperature is 61.7°F (16.5°C).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Hershey is 80%.

Rainfall

In August, in Hershey, the rain falls for 14.8 days. Throughout August, 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Hershey, Pennsylvania, during the entire year, the rain falls for 162.3 days and collects up to 30.71" (780mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13h and 43min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:04 am and sunset at 8:21 pm. On the last day of August, in Hershey, sunrise is at 6:33 am and sunset at 7:40 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Hershey is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Hershey?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Hershey, Pennsylvania, is 80.2°F (26.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 61.7°F (16.5°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in July is appraised at 89.6°F (32°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Hershey?

In August, the average relative humidity in Hershey, Pennsylvania, is 80%.

How much does it rain in Hershey in August?

In Hershey, during August, the rain falls for 14.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Hershey?

May through September are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Hershey have in August?

In August, the average day length in Hershey, Pennsylvania, is 13h and 43min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Hershey?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:04 am and sunset at 8:21 pm. On the last day of the month, in Hershey, Pennsylvania, sunrise is at 6:33 am and sunset at 7:40 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Hershey?

In Hershey, Pennsylvania, the average sunshine duration in August is 10.1h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Hershey?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Hershey is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Hershey, PA

Average temperature in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average high temperature in August: 80.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (34.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 61.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.9°F).

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Average pressure in August
Hershey, PA

Average pressure in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average pressure in August: 30"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.13"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Hershey, PA

Average wind speed in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (8.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Hershey, PA

Average humidity in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average humidity in August: 80%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and May (81%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are March and April (76%).

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Average rainfall in August
Hershey, PA

Average rainfall in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.87"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.15").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.05").

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Average rainfall days in August
Hershey, PA

Average rainfall days in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Hershey, PA

Average snowfall in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (3.94").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Hershey, PA

Average snowfall days in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (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
Hershey, PA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 43min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 0min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 22min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Hershey, PA

Average sunshine days in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (10 days).

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Average UV index in August
Hershey, PA

Average UV index in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The months with the highest UV index are May, June and July (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
Hershey, PA

Average cloud cover in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average cloud cover in August: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in August
Hershey, PA

Average visibility in August - Hershey, PA
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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