August weather forecast
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also an agreeable month in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, with an average temperature fluctuating between 72.9°F (22.7°C) and 61.5°F (16.4°C).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 72.9°F (22.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 61.5°F (16.4°C).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Old Orchard Beach is 81%.

Rainfall

In Old Orchard Beach, during August, the rain falls for 7.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, there are 77.9 rainfall days, and 5.71" (145mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall.

Ocean temperature

The month with the warmest seawater is August, with an average ocean temperature of 63.9°F (17.7°C).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 63.9°F (17.7°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13h and 55min.
On the first day of August in Old Orchard Beach, sunrise is at 5:31 am and sunset at 8:04 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:04 am and sunset at 7:19 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine in Old Orchard Beach is August, with an average of 10.6h of sunshine.

UV index

With an average maximum UV index of 6, August is the month with the highest UV index in Old Orchard Beach, Maine. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 warmest month in Old Orchard Beach?

The warmest month in Old Orchard Beach is August, with an average high-temperature of 72.9°F (22.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 61.5°F (16.4°C).

What is the temperature in August in Old Orchard Beach?

In August, in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, the average high-temperature is 72.9°F (22.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.5°F (16.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Old Orchard Beach?

In August, the average relative humidity in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, is 81%.

How many days does it rain in August in Old Orchard Beach?

In August, in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, the rain falls for 7.1 days. Throughout August, 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Old Orchard Beach?

May through October are months without snowfall.

What month is the ocean warmest in Old Orchard Beach?

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, with an average ocean temperature of 63.9°F (17.7°C).

What is the ocean temperature in August in Old Orchard Beach?

In Old Orchard Beach, the average seawater temperature in August is 63.9°F (17.7°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 63.9°F (17.7°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

How many hours of daylight does Old Orchard Beach have in August?

In August, the average day length is 13h and 55min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Old Orchard Beach?

On the first day of August in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, sunrise is at 5:31 am and sunset at 8:04 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:04 am and sunset at 7:19 pm EDT.

What month has the most sunshine in Old Orchard Beach?

With an average of 10.6h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year.

How many hours of sunshine does Old Orchard Beach have in August?

The average sunshine duration in August is 10.6h.

When is the highest UV index in Old Orchard Beach?

August is the month with the highest UV index in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in August in Old Orchard Beach?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Old Orchard Beach is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average temperature in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average high temperature in August: 72.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (72.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (31.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 61.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21°F).

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Average pressure in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average pressure in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average pressure in August: 29.96"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are September and November (30.05"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average wind speed in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average wind speed in August: 7.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (12.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.4mph).

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Average humidity in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average humidity in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average humidity in August: 81%

The months with the highest relative humidity are June and July (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (74%).

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Average rainfall in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average rainfall in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.55"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (0.67").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.2").

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Average rainfall days in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average rainfall days in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average rainfall days in August: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (8.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.9 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average snowfall in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.59").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average snowfall days in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average sea temperature in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average sea temperature in August: 63.7°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (63.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (38°F).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 55min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 22min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 1min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average sunshine days in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average sunshine days in August: 22 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (23.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (19.4 days).

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Average UV index in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average UV index in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is 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
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average cloud cover in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average cloud cover in August: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in August
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average visibility in August - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • 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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