Leesburg weather in August (Virginia, United States of America)

Planning a trip to Leesburg in August? Wondering if it's an optimal time for a visit? This page provides detailed information on the weather conditions for that month.

In August, Leesburg typically experiences very high temperatures and moderate rainfall. August falls within the summer season. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 31°C. However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 19°C. Bear in mind, these are average temperatures, and it can get even warmer on particular days. Make sure to choose clothing that accommodates the warmth.

Leesburg in August usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 81 mm for the month. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 12 days of the month will see rainfall.

With around 262 hours of sunshine, the days are mostly sunny. It gives a pleasant and vibrant feel to the area.

If you're a fan of comfortable temperatures and drier conditions, August is a great time to visit. May, June, July, August, September and October generally stand out with the best circumstances. While January, February and December tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Leesburg climate page with graphs.

 

Leesburg, monthly averages in August

Min Temperature 19°C  
Max Temperature 31°C  
Chance of Rain 41%  
Precipitation 81 mm  
Rainy days 12 days  
Humidity 69% *  
Sunshine 262 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine 62% *  
* Data from: Washington DC, the United States of America (54 KM, 33 Miles).

Where to go in the United States of America in August

Find out more about the weather in the United States of America in August and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Leesburg in August?

It's going to be warm! Consider airy clothing, t-shirts, and other summer clothes. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in August.

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

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