August weather forecast
Edgemoor, DE

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Edgemoor, Delaware, with an average temperature varying between 67.3°F (19.6°C) and 83.5°F (28.6°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 83.5°F (28.6°C). In Edgemoor, in August, the average low-temperature is 67.3°F (19.6°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to be a tropical 90.9°F (32.7°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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. Additional factors like wind, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Edgemoor is 75%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August, when the rain falls for 13.8 days and typically aggregates up to 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through October are months without snowfall.

Ocean temperature

August is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average ocean temperature of 75.9°F (24.4°C).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 75.9°F (24.4°C) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 82.4°F (28°C).)

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Edgemoor is 13h and 41min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:01 am and sunset at 8:15 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:29 am and sunset at 7:35 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.3h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Edgemoor are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Edgemoor?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Edgemoor, Delaware, is 83.5°F (28.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 67.3°F (19.6°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is calculated to be 90.9°F (32.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Edgemoor?

In Edgemoor, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

What is the rainiest month in Edgemoor?

The month with the most rainfall in Edgemoor, Delaware, is August, when the rain falls for 13.8 days and typically aggregates up to 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Edgemoor in August?

In Edgemoor, Delaware, in August, it is raining for 13.8 days, with typically 2.68" (68mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Edgemoor?

June through October are months without snowfall.

What month is the ocean warmest in Edgemoor?

With an average ocean temperature of 75.9°F (24.4°C), August is the month with the warmest seawater.

What is the water temperature in August in Edgemoor?

In Edgemoor, the average seawater temperature in August is 75.9°F (24.4°C). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 75.9°F (24.4°C) water may be enjoyable.

How many hours of daylight does Edgemoor have in August?

In August, the average day length in Edgemoor, Delaware, is 13h and 41min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Edgemoor?

On the first day of August in Edgemoor, sunrise is at 6:01 am and sunset at 8:15 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:29 am and sunset at 7:35 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Edgemoor?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Edgemoor, Delaware, is 10.3h.

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

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Edgemoor, Delaware.

How high is the UV index in August in Edgemoor?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Edgemoor is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Edgemoor, DE

Average temperature in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • Average high temperature in August: 83.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 67.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.2°F).

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Average pressure in August
Edgemoor, DE

Average pressure in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • 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
Edgemoor, DE

Average wind speed in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (8.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Edgemoor, DE

Average humidity in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (72%).

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Average rainfall in August
Edgemoor, DE

Average rainfall in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.68"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.68").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.61").

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Average rainfall days in August
Edgemoor, DE

Average rainfall days in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Edgemoor, DE

Average snowfall in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (2.2").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Edgemoor, DE

Average snowfall days in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Edgemoor, DE

Average sea temperature in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • Average sea temperature in August: 75.9°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (75.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (39.9°F).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Edgemoor, DE

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 41min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 56min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 25min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Edgemoor, DE

Average sunshine days in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.2 days).

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Average UV index in August
Edgemoor, DE

Average UV index in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
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
Edgemoor, DE

Average cloud cover in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • Average cloud cover in August: 31

The months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in August
Edgemoor, DE

Average visibility in August - Edgemoor, DE
  • 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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