August weather forecast
Quakertown, PA

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Quakertown, is another warm month, with an average temperature varying between 63.1°F (17.3°C) and 82.4°F (28°C).

Temperature

In Quakertown, Pennsylvania, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 82.4°F (28°C). In August, in Quakertown, the average low-temperature is 63.1°F (17.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is computed to be a hot 89.6°F (32°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. With 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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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

The average relative humidity in August is 76%.

Rainfall

In Quakertown, during August, the rain falls for 14.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.03" (77mm) of precipitation. In Quakertown, during the entire year, the rain falls for 154.1 days and collects up to 31.73" (806mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Quakertown, the average length of the day in August is 13h and 44min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:58 am and sunset at 8:16 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:27 am and sunset at 7:35 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August in Quakertown, Pennsylvania, is 9.9h.

UV index

In Quakertown, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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 Quakertown?

In August, in Quakertown, Pennsylvania, the average high-temperature is 82.4°F (28°C), and the average low-temperature is 63.1°F (17.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in August is computed to be 89.6°F (32°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Quakertown?

In August, the average relative humidity in Quakertown, Pennsylvania, is 76%.

How many days does it rain in August in Quakertown?

In August, in Quakertown, Pennsylvania, the rain falls for 14.4 days. Throughout August, 3.03" (77mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Quakertown?

In Quakertown, Pennsylvania, snow does not fall in June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Quakertown have in August?

The average day length in August in Quakertown, Pennsylvania, is 13h and 44min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Quakertown?

On the first day of August in Quakertown, Pennsylvania, sunrise is at 5:58 am and sunset at 8:16 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:27 am and sunset at 7:35 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Quakertown?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Quakertown, Pennsylvania, is 9.9h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Quakertown?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Quakertown, PA

Average temperature in August - Quakertown, PA
  • Average high temperature in August: 82.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 63.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Quakertown, PA

Average pressure in August - Quakertown, PA
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.12"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Quakertown, PA

Average wind speed in August - Quakertown, PA
  • Average wind speed in August: 5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (8.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Quakertown, PA

Average humidity in August - Quakertown, PA
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and July (75%).

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Average rainfall in August
Quakertown, PA

Average rainfall in August - Quakertown, PA
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.03"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May and July (3.07").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.89").

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Average rainfall days in August
Quakertown, PA

Average rainfall days in August - Quakertown, PA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Quakertown, PA

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

The month with the highest snowfall is March (4.72").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Quakertown, PA

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (8.3 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
Quakertown, PA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Quakertown, PA
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 44min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 1min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 20min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h and 54min

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
Quakertown, PA

Average sunshine days in August - Quakertown, PA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Quakertown, PA

Average UV index in August - Quakertown, 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
Quakertown, PA

Average cloud cover in August - Quakertown, PA
  • Average cloud cover in August: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in August
Quakertown, PA

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

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

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