August weather forecast and climate
Ledgewood, NJ

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Ledgewood, New Jersey, with average temperature varying between 80.8°F (27.1°C) and 61.3°F (16.3°C).

Temperature

In Ledgewood, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still warm 80.8°F (27.1°C). In Ledgewood, the average low-temperature is 61.3°F (16.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at 85.6°F (29.8°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. With the 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 '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. Additional factors like metabolic differences, pregnancy, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise 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 August, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 15.9 days. Throughout August, 2.72" (69mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 162.3 rainfall days, and 31.54" (801mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Ledgewood, New Jersey, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Ledgewood is 9.8h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Ledgewood is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in August in Ledgewood?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Ledgewood, is 80.8°F (27.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 61.3°F (16.3°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is calculated to 85.6°F (29.8°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Ledgewood?

In Ledgewood, New Jersey, the average relative humidity in August is 78%.

How much does it rain in Ledgewood in August?

In August, in Ledgewood, New Jersey, the rain falls for 15.9 days. Throughout August, 2.72" (69mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Ledgewood?

In Ledgewood snow does not fall in June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Ledgewood have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Ledgewood is 13.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ledgewood have in August?

The average sunshine in August is 9.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Ledgewood?

In Ledgewood, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Ledgewood, NJ
  • Average high temperature in August: 27.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (28.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (0.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 16.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (17.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-6.3°C).

Average pressure in August - Ledgewood, NJ
  • Average pressure in August: 1015.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1019.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.7mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Ledgewood, NJ
  • Average wind speed in August: 8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (13km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8km/h).

Average humidity in August - Ledgewood, NJ
  • Average humidity in August: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, October and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (76%).

Average rainfall in August - Ledgewood, NJ
  • Average rainfall in August: 69mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (85mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (42mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Ledgewood, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.5 days).

Average snowfall in August - Ledgewood, NJ
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (117mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Ledgewood, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

Average sunshine days in August - Ledgewood, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (10.9 days).

Average UV index in August - Ledgewood, NJ
  • Average UV index in August: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in August - Ledgewood, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in August: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 35).

Average visibility in August - Ledgewood, NJ
  • Average visibility in August: 8km

The month with the highest visibility is April (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (8km).