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August Salem Weather 
August Salem Weather
Record High: 108°F
Normal High: 82°F
Normal Low: 52°F
Record Low: 30°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 0.68"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 1.14"

Salem Weather In August

The highest recorded temperature for Salem for the past 73 years in August was 108 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on August 10, 1981, while the mean high temperature is 82. The lowest documented temperature for Salem for the past 73 years in August was 30 most recently measured on August 31, 1920, while the normal low measured temperature is 52.

United States National Weather Service historical Salem August Weather data shows that on August 3, 2002, the high temperature did not exceed 55 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Salem in the past 73 years. Weather Service records additionally indicate that on August 9, 1925, the low for the day was not measured below 68 degrees, the highest low temperature recorded in Salem in the last 73 years.

Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Salem on August First is 83 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of August is 79 degrees. The average daily low temperature in Salem on August First is 52 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of August is 51 degrees.

Salem typically receives an average of 0.68 inches of rain during the month. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by August Salem Weather data, was 1.14 inches on August 31, 1971.