August weather forecast
Branford, CT

Snow on the rocks and a pier on the water of the famed Stony Creek in Brandford City, Connecticut
Snow on the rocks and a pier on the water of the famed Stony Creek in Brandford City, Connecticut

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Branford, Connecticut, with an average temperature ranging between max 79.7°F (26.5°C) and min 66.6°F (19.2°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still moderately hot 79.7°F (26.5°C). In Branford, in August, the average low-temperature is 66.6°F (19.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August in Branford is 75%.

Rainfall

In Branford, Connecticut, during August, the rain falls for 16.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation. In Branford, Connecticut, during the entire year, the rain falls for 167.7 days and collects up to 35.67" (906mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Branford, snow does not fall in June through October.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August in Branford, Connecticut, is 13h and 47min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:46 am and sunset at 8:08 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:16 am and sunset at 7:26 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The months with the most sunshine are July and August, with an average of 10.6h of sunshine.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Branford. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in August in Branford?

In August, the average relative humidity is 75%.

How much does it rain in Branford in August?

In Branford, in August, it is raining for 16.8 days, with typically 2.99" (76mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Branford?

June through October are months without snowfall in Branford, Connecticut.

How many hours of daylight does Branford have in August?

In Branford, the average day length in August is 13h and 47min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Branford?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:46 am and sunset at 8:08 pm. On the last day of the month, in Branford, sunrise is at 6:16 am and sunset at 7:26 pm EDT.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Branford?

July and August, with an average of 10.6h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Branford, Connecticut.

How many hours of sunshine does Branford have in August?

In Branford, the average sunshine duration in August is 10.6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Branford?

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in August in Branford?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Branford, Connecticut, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Branford, CT

Average temperature in August - Branford, CT
  • Average high temperature in August: 79.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 66.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.5°F).

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Average pressure in August
Branford, CT

Average pressure in August - Branford, CT
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Branford, CT

Average wind speed in August - Branford, CT
  • Average wind speed in August: 6.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6.7mph).

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Average humidity in August
Branford, CT

Average humidity in August - Branford, CT
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (72%).

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Average rainfall in August
Branford, CT

Average rainfall in August - Branford, CT
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.99"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.09").

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Average rainfall days in August
Branford, CT

Average rainfall days in August - Branford, CT
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Branford, CT

Average snowfall in August - Branford, CT
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (3.11").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Branford, CT

Average snowfall days in August - Branford, CT
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (7.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Branford, CT

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Branford, CT
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 47min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 7min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 16min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 36min

The months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Branford, CT

Average sunshine days in August - Branford, CT
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Branford, CT

Average UV index in August - Branford, CT
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (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
Branford, CT

Average cloud cover in August - Branford, CT
  • Average cloud cover in August: 29

The months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in August
Branford, CT

Average visibility in August - Branford, CT
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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