August weather forecast and climate
Dobbs Ferry, NY

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Dobbs Ferry, New York, with average temperature ranging between max 82.6°F (28.1°C) and min 66.2°F (19°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 82.6°F (28.1°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 66.2°F (19°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 87.6°F (30.9°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy), 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. 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

With an average relative humidity of 70%, August is the least humid month.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 13.8 days. Throughout August, 1.57" (40mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Dobbs Ferry, New York, during the entire year, the rain falls for 132.4 days and collects up to 15.63" (397mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall in Dobbs Ferry.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Dobbs Ferry is 13.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Dobbs Ferry, New York, is 10.3h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Dobbs Ferry are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 Dobbs Ferry?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 82.6°F (28.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 66.2°F (19°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in August is evaluated at 87.6°F (30.9°C).

What is the least humid month in Dobbs Ferry?

August is the least humid month in Dobbs Ferry, New York, with an average relative humidity of 70%.

What is the average humidity in August in Dobbs Ferry?

The average relative humidity in August in Dobbs Ferry is 70%.

How many days does it rain in August in Dobbs Ferry?

In Dobbs Ferry, in August, during 13.8 rainfall days, 1.57" (40mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Dobbs Ferry?

May through September are months without snowfall in Dobbs Ferry, New York.

What is the average length of the day in August in Dobbs Ferry?

The average length of the day in August in Dobbs Ferry, New York, is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Dobbs Ferry have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Dobbs Ferry is 10.3h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Dobbs Ferry?

Months with the highest UV index in Dobbs Ferry are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Dobbs Ferry?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Dobbs Ferry, New York, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (1.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 19°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (19.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-4.5°C).

Average pressure in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Average pressure in August: 1015.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1019.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.6mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Average wind speed in August: 9km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and March (13.4km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (9km/h).

Average humidity in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Average humidity in August: 70%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (70%).

Average rainfall in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Average rainfall in August: 40mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (51mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (21mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.5 days).

Average snowfall in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is March (42mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Average daylight in August: 13.8h

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: 10.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average sunshine days in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.8 days).

Average UV index in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Average UV index in August: 6

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

Average cloud cover in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Average cloud cover in August: 31

Months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in August - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • 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).