August weather forecast and climate
Stratford, NJ

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Stratford, New Jersey, with average temperature ranging between min 68.2°F (20.1°C) and max 83.7°F (28.7°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still moderately hot 83.7°F (28.7°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 68.2°F (20.1°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 90.3°F (32.4°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, metabolic differences), and activity. 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 Stratford, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Stratford is August when the rain falls for 12 days and typically aggregates up to 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April, June through October are months without snowfall in Stratford, New Jersey.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 10.3h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 Stratford?

In August, in Stratford, the average high-temperature is 83.7°F (28.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is appraised at 90.3°F (32.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Stratford?

In August, the average relative humidity is 72%.

How many days does it rain in August in Stratford?

In Stratford, in August, during 12 rainfall days, 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Stratford?

The month with the most rainfall in Stratford is August when the rain falls for 12 days and typically aggregates up to 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Stratford?

In Stratford snow does not fall in April, June through October.

How many hours of daylight does Stratford have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Stratford?

The average sunshine in August in Stratford, New Jersey, is 10.3h.

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

May 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 Stratford?

In Stratford, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Stratford, NJ
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.7°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 (3.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 20.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-3.3°C).

Average pressure in August - Stratford, 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 (1013.8mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Stratford, NJ
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.2km/h).

Average humidity in August - Stratford, NJ
  • Average humidity in August: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (71%).

Average rainfall in August - Stratford, NJ
  • Average rainfall in August: 35mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (35mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and September (17mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Stratford, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in August: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (28mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Stratford, 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: 10.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

Average sunshine days in August - Stratford, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (14.3 days).

Average UV index in August - Stratford, 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 - Stratford, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in August: 31

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 47).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in August - Stratford, 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).