August weather forecast
Goshen, VA

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Goshen, is also a moderately hot month, with an average temperature ranging between min 57°F (13.9°C) and max 80.6°F (27°C).

Temperature

In Goshen, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still warm 80.6°F (27°C). In Goshen, in August, the average low-temperature is 57°F (13.9°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is evaluated at 84.2°F (29°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the 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

In Goshen, the average relative humidity in August is 77%.

Rainfall

In Goshen, it is raining for 16.6 days, with typically 2.4" (61mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Goshen, during the entire year, the rain falls for 161.8 days and collects up to 29.53" (750mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall in Goshen.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13h and 35min.
On the first day of August in Goshen, sunrise is at 6:21 am and sunset at 8:27 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:47 am and sunset at 7:49 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August in Goshen is 9.9h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 Goshen?

In August, in Goshen, Virginia, the average high-temperature is 80.6°F (27°C), and the average low-temperature is 57°F (13.9°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is evaluated at 84.2°F (29°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Goshen?

The average relative humidity in August is 77%.

How much does it rain in Goshen in August?

In Goshen, Virginia, in August, it is raining for 16.6 days, with typically 2.4" (61mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Goshen?

June through September are months without snowfall.

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

In August, the average day length in Goshen, Virginia, is 13h and 35min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Goshen?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:21 am and sunset at 8:27 pm. On the last day of the month, in Goshen, Virginia, sunrise is at 6:47 am and sunset at 7:49 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Goshen?

The average sunshine duration in August in Goshen is 9.9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Goshen?

The months with the highest UV index in Goshen, Virginia, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Goshen?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Goshen, VA

Average temperature in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average high temperature in August: 80.6°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 (36.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 57°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 (22.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Goshen, VA

Average pressure in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average pressure in August: 30.01"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.15"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Goshen, VA

Average wind speed in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average wind speed in August: 3.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.9mph).

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Average humidity in August
Goshen, VA

Average humidity in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average humidity in August: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are June and July (76%).

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Average rainfall in August
Goshen, VA

Average rainfall in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.23").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.73").

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Average rainfall days in August
Goshen, VA

Average rainfall days in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (19.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Goshen, VA

Average snowfall in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (9.02").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Goshen, VA

Average snowfall days in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.8 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
Goshen, VA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 35min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 46min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 35min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Goshen, VA

Average sunshine days in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (9.2 days).

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Average UV index in August
Goshen, VA

Average UV index in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Goshen, VA

Average cloud cover in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average cloud cover in August: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
The months with the least cloud cover are June, July and November (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in August
Goshen, VA

Average visibility in August - Goshen, VA
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

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

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