Montpelier
Vermont, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Montpelier, VT

Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont, in autumn
Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont, in autumn
August, the last month of the summer, in Montpelier, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 53.8°F (12.1°C) and an average high of 76.6°F (24.8°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still moderately hot 76.6°F (24.8°C). In Montpelier, Vermont, the average low-temperature is 53.8°F (12.1°C).

Rainfall

In Montpelier, it is raining for 11.7 days, with typically 4" (101.9mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 148.6 rainfall days, and 37.3" (946.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Montpelier snow does not fall in May through September.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 14h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Montpelier is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in August in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, Vermont, in August, the average high-temperature is 76.6°F (24.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 53.8°F (12.1°C).

How much does it rain in Montpelier in August?

In Montpelier, Vermont, in August, during 11.7 rainfall days, 4" (101.9mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Montpelier?

May through September are months without snowfall in Montpelier.

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

In Montpelier, Vermont, the average length of the day in August is 14h.

How many hours of sunshine does Montpelier have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Montpelier is 8h.

How high is the UV index in August in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Montpelier, VT
  • Average high temperature in August: 76.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 53.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7°F).

Average rainfall in August - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall in August: 4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2").

Average rainfall days in August - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (10.4 days).

Average snowfall in August - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (22.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Montpelier, VT
  • Average daylight in August: 14h

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

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in August - Montpelier, VT
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).