August 2020 Weather History in Ocean City Maryland, United States

The data for this report comes from the Salisbury–Ocean City–Wicomico Regional Airport. See all nearby weather stations

This report shows the past weather for Ocean City, providing a weather history for August 2020. It features all historical weather data series we have available, including the Ocean City temperature history for August 2020. You can drill down from year to month and even day level reports by clicking on the graphs.

Ocean City Temperature History August 2020

Temperature history in August 2020 in Ocean City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313150°F50°F55°F55°F60°F60°F65°F65°F70°F70°F75°F75°F80°F80°F85°F85°F90°F90°F95°F95°F100°F100°FJulSep
The daily range of reported temperatures (gray bars) and 24-hour highs (red ticks) and lows (blue ticks), placed over the daily average high (faint red line) and low (faint blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Hourly Temperature in August 2020 in Ocean City

Hourly Temperature in August 2020 in Ocean City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSepcomfortablewarmhotcool
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The hourly reported temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
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Cloud Cover in August 2020 in Ocean City

Cloud Cover in August 2020 in Ocean City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
no significant cloudno cloud detectedceiling and visibility ok
The hourly reported cloud coverage, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds.

Daily Precipitation in August 2020 in Ocean City

Daily Precipitation in August 2020 in Ocean City1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310.0 in0.0 in0.5 in0.5 in1.0 in1.0 in1.5 in1.5 in2.0 in2.0 in2.5 in2.5 in3.0 in3.0 inJulSep
The daily measured quantity of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation.

Observed Weather in August 2020 in Ocean City

Observed Weather in August 2020 in Ocean City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
foghazedrizzlelight rainmoderate rainheavy rainfreezing rainsleetsnow grainslight snowmoderate snowheavy snowhailthunderstorm
The hourly observed weather, color coded by category (in order of severity). If multiple reports are present, the most severe code is shown.
DayObservationsPrecipitationCodes
Sat, Aug 1 MistBR
Mon, Aug 3 Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Light Rain0.00 inVCTS, -RA
Tue, Aug 4 Heavy Rain, Rain, Light Rain, Haze, Fog, Mist1.09 in+RA, RA, -RA, HZ, FG, BR
Wed, Aug 5 Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Thunderstorm with Heavy Rain, Thunderstorm with Light Rain, Heavy Rain, Rain, Light Rain, Mist1.07 inVCTS, +TSRA, -TSRA, +RA, RA, -RA, BR
Thu, Aug 6 Thunderstorm, Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Thunderstorm with Heavy Rain, Thunderstorm with Light Rain, Thunderstorm with Rain, Rain, Light Rain, Fog, Mist1.63 inTS, VCTS, +TSRA, -TSRA, TSRA, RA, -RA, FG, BR
Fri, Aug 7 Thunderstorm, Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Thunderstorm with Heavy Rain, Thunderstorm with Rain, Heavy Rain, Light Rain, Fog, Mist0.57 inTS, VCTS, +TSRA, TSRA, +RA, -RA, FG, BR
Mon, Aug 10 Thunderstorm with Light Rain, Light Rain, Fog, Mist0.03 in-TSRA, -RA, FG, BR
Tue, Aug 11 Fog, MistFG, BR
Wed, Aug 12 Thunderstorm, Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Thunderstorm with Heavy Rain, Thunderstorm with Light Rain, Heavy Rain, Rain, Light Rain, Fog, Mist1.17 inTS, VCTS, +TSRA, -TSRA, +RA, RA, -RA, FG, BR
Thu, Aug 13 Thunderstorm, Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Thunderstorm with Heavy Rain, Thunderstorm with Light Rain, Thunderstorm with Rain, Heavy Rain, Rain, Light Rain, Haze, Fog, Mist1.69 inTS, VCTS, +TSRA, -TSRA, TSRA, +RA, RA, -RA, HZ, FG, BR
Fri, Aug 14 Rain, Light Rain, Mist0.03 inRA, -RA, BR
Sat, Aug 15 Light Rain0.00 in-RA
Sun, Aug 16 Heavy Rain, Rain, Light Rain, Mist0.73 in+RA, RA, -RA, BR
Mon, Aug 17 Heavy Rain, Light Rain, Fog, Mist0.56 in+RA, -RA, FG, BR
Tue, Aug 18 Haze, Mist0.00 inHZ, BR
Wed, Aug 19 Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Thunderstorm with Heavy Rain, Thunderstorm with Light Rain, Thunderstorm with Rain, Heavy Rain, Light Rain, Fog, Mist0.76 inVCTS, +TSRA, -TSRA, TSRA, +RA, -RA, FG, BR
Thu, Aug 20 MistBR
Fri, Aug 21 Haze, MistHZ, BR
Sat, Aug 22 Rain, Light Rain, Mist0.18 inRA, -RA, BR
Sun, Aug 23 Haze, Fog, MistHZ, FG, BR
Mon, Aug 24 MistBR
Tue, Aug 25 Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Thunderstorm with Heavy Rain, Thunderstorm with Light Rain, Thunderstorm with Rain, Light Rain0.37 inVCTS, +TSRA, -TSRA, TSRA, -RA
Wed, Aug 26 Haze, MistHZ, BR
Thu, Aug 27 Haze, MistHZ, BR
Fri, Aug 28 Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Light Rain0.04 inVCTS, -RA
Sat, Aug 29 Thunderstorm, Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Thunderstorm with Heavy Rain, Thunderstorm with Light Rain, Thunderstorm with Rain, Heavy Rain, Rain, Light Rain, Mist1.77 inTS, VCTS, +TSRA, -TSRA, TSRA, +RA, RA, -RA, BR

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August 2020 in Ocean City

The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August 2020 in Ocean City

The solar day over the course of August 2020. From bottom to top, the black lines are the previous solar midnight, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, and the next solar midnight. The day, twilights (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and night are indicated by the color bands from yellow to gray.

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in August 2020 in Ocean City

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in August 2020 in Ocean CityAug112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM2 AM2 AM4 AM4 AM6 AM6 AM8 AM8 AM10 AM10 AM12 PM12 PM2 PM2 PM4 PM4 PM6 PM6 PM8 PM8 PM10 PM10 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep00101020203030404050506000101020203030404050506060
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Solar elevation and azimuth over the course of August 2020. The black lines are lines of constant solar elevation (the angle of the sun above the horizon, in degrees). The background color fills indicate the azimuth (the compass bearing) of the sun. The lightly tinted areas at the boundaries of the cardinal compass points indicate the implied intermediate directions (northeast, southeast, southwest, and northwest).

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in August 2020 in Ocean City

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in August 2020 in Ocean City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM4 AM4 AM8 AM8 AM12 PM12 PM4 PM4 PM8 PM8 PM12 AM12 AMJulSepAug 311:59 AMAug 311:59 AMAug 1810:42 PMAug 1810:42 PMSep 21:23 AMSep 21:23 AM7:52 PM7:52 PM5:45 AM5:45 AM5:25 AM5:25 AM8:00 PM8:00 PM7:40 PM7:40 PM6:40 AM6:40 AM
The time in which the moon is above the horizon (light blue area), with new moons (dark gray lines) and full moons (blue lines) indicated. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
Aug 2020IlluminationMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseMeridian PassingDistance
1
98%-3:44 AMWSW7:03 PMESE11:53 PMS238,873 mi
2
99%-4:43 AMWSW7:52 PMESE--
3
100%-5:45 AMWSW8:33 PMESE12:49 AMS241,188 mi
4
100%-6:48 AMWSW9:08 PMESE1:41 AMS243,568 mi
5
97%-7:50 AMWSW9:38 PMESE2:29 AMS245,887 mi
6
93%-8:50 AMWSW10:05 PME3:14 AMS247,991 mi
7
87%-9:49 AMW10:31 PME3:56 AMS249,719 mi
8
80%-10:46 AMW10:55 PME4:37 AMS250,911 mi
9
71%-11:43 AMW11:20 PME5:17 AMS251,430 mi
10
62%-12:40 PMWNW11:47 PMENE5:58 AMS251,177 mi
11
50%-1:38 PMWNW-6:40 AMS250,101 mi
12
43%12:16 AMENE2:38 PMWNW-7:24 AMS248,217 mi
13
33%12:50 AMENE3:38 PMWNW-8:11 AMS245,607 mi
14
24%1:30 AMENE4:38 PMWNW-9:02 AMS242,428 mi
15
15%2:17 AMENE5:36 PMWNW-9:56 AMS238,906 mi
16
8%3:13 AMENE6:30 PMWNW-10:53 AMS235,322 mi
17
3%4:16 AMENE7:18 PMWNW-11:50 AMS231,984 mi
18
0%5:25 AMENE8:00 PMWNW-12:46 PMS229,190 mi
19
1%6:37 AMENE8:38 PMWNW-1:41 PMS227,174 mi
20
4%7:51 AMENE9:11 PMW-2:34 PMS226,078 mi
21
10%9:04 AME9:43 PMW-3:25 PMS225,927 mi
22
19%10:16 AME10:15 PMW-4:17 PMS226,643 mi
23
29%11:27 AME10:47 PMWSW-5:08 PMS228,070 mi
24
41%12:39 PMESE11:22 PMWSW-6:01 PMS230,012 mi
25
50%1:49 PMESE--6:56 PMS232,278 mi
26
64%-12:02 AMWSW2:58 PMESE7:52 PMS234,700 mi
27
74%-12:47 AMWSW4:01 PMESE8:50 PMS237,158 mi
28
83%-1:38 AMWSW4:59 PMESE9:47 PMS239,573 mi
29
91%-2:35 AMWSW5:49 PMESE10:42 PMS241,898 mi
30
96%-3:36 AMWSW6:32 PMESE11:35 PMS244,106 mi
31
98%-4:38 AMWSW7:08 PMESE--

Humidity Comfort Levels in August 2020 in Ocean City

Humidity Comfort Levels in August 2020 in Ocean City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The hourly reported humidity comfort level, categorized by dew point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Wind Speed in August 2020 in Ocean City

Wind Speed in August 2020 in Ocean City1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310 mph0 mph10 mph10 mph20 mph20 mph30 mph30 mph40 mph40 mph50 mph50 mph60 mph60 mph70 mph70 mphJulSep
The daily range of reported wind speeds (gray bars), with maximum gust speeds (red ticks).

Hourly Wind Speed in August 2020 in Ocean City

Hourly Wind Speed in August 2020 in Ocean City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
0 mph calm 1 mph light air 4 mph light breeze 8 mph gentle breeze 13 mph moderate breeze 18 mph fresh breeze 25 mph strong breeze 31 mph near gale 39 mph gale 47 mph strong gale 55 mph storm 64 mph violent storm 73 mph hurricane force
The hourly reported wind speed, color coded into bands according to the Beaufort scale. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Hourly Wind Direction in 2020 in Ocean City

Hourly Wind Direction in 2020 in Ocean City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
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The hourly reported wind direction, color coded by compass point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Atmospheric Pressure in August 2020 in Ocean City

Atmospheric Pressure in August 2020 in Ocean City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313129.4 inHg29.4 inHg29.6 inHg29.6 inHg29.8 inHg29.8 inHg30.0 inHg30.0 inHg30.2 inHg30.2 inHgJulSep
The daily range of atmospheric pressure (gray bars), as measured by the altimeter setting reported in e.g. a METAR report.

The details of the data sources used for this report can be found on the Salisbury–Ocean City–Wicomico Regional Airport page.

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