August weather forecast and climate
Edgewater Park, NJ

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Edgewater Park, New Jersey, with average temperature fluctuating between 83.8°F (28.8°C) and 67.6°F (19.8°C).

Temperature

In Edgewater Park, New Jersey, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still moderately hot 83.8°F (28.8°C). In Edgewater Park, the average low-temperature is 67.6°F (19.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a hot 91°F (32.8°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. 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', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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 Edgewater Park, the average relative humidity in August is 73%.

Rainfall

In Edgewater Park, during 13.8 rainfall days, 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 153.2 rainfall days, and 27.72" (704mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Edgewater Park snow does not fall in June through October.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Edgewater Park is 10.2h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Edgewater Park are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 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.

What is the temperature in August in Edgewater Park?

In August, in Edgewater Park, the average high-temperature is 83.8°F (28.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.6°F (19.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is estimated at 91°F (32.8°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Edgewater Park?

In August, the average relative humidity in Edgewater Park is 73%.

How many days does it rain in August in Edgewater Park?

In August, in Edgewater Park, New Jersey, the rain falls for 13.8 days. Throughout August, 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Edgewater Park?

In Edgewater Park snow does not fall in June through October.

What is the average length of the day in August in Edgewater Park?

In August, the average length of the day in Edgewater Park, New Jersey, is 13.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Edgewater Park have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Edgewater Park is 10.2h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Edgewater Park?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Edgewater Park?

In Edgewater Park, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (3.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 19.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-3.6°C).

Average pressure in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average pressure in August: 1015.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1019.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.7mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average wind speed in August: 9km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (13.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9km/h).

Average humidity in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, October and December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (71%).

Average rainfall in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average rainfall in August: 67mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (76mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (40mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.8 days).

Average snowfall in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is March (75mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average daylight in August: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average sunshine days in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.5 days).

Average UV index in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in August: 33

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 32).

Average visibility in August - Edgewater Park, NJ
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).