August weather forecast and climate
Atqasuk, AK

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Atqasuk, is another chilly month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 38.3°F (3.5°C) and an average high of 45.1°F (7.3°C).

Temperature

In Atqasuk, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still chilly 45.1°F (7.3°C). In Atqasuk, in August, the average low-temperature is 38.3°F (3.5°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Atqasuk, Alaska, is 83%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 13 days and typically aggregates up to 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Atqasuk are January through December. In Atqasuk, during 2.7 snowfall days, 0.31" (8mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Atqasuk, Alaska, during the entire year, snow falls for 134.6 days, and aggregates up to 19.88" (505mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Atqasuk, the average length of the day is 18.3h.

Sunshine

In Atqasuk, the average sunshine is 5.1h.

UV index

In Atqasuk, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Atqasuk?

In August, the average high-temperature is 45.1°F (7.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 38.3°F (3.5°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Atqasuk?

In August, the average relative humidity in Atqasuk, Alaska, is 83%.

How many days does it rain in August in Atqasuk?

In Atqasuk, in August, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 1.34" (34mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Atqasuk?

The month with the most rainfall in Atqasuk is August when the rain falls for 13 days and typically aggregates up to 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in August in Atqasuk?

In August, it is snowing for 2.7 days. Throughout August, 0.31" (8mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in August in Atqasuk?

In Atqasuk, Alaska, the average length of the day in August is 18.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Atqasuk have in August?

The average sunshine in August is 5.1h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Atqasuk?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average temperature in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average high temperature in August: 45.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (49.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-1.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 38.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (40.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-10.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average pressure in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average pressure in August: 29.86"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (30.08").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.84").

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Average wind speed in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average wind speed in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average wind speed in August: 12.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (14.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (10.7mph).

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Average humidity in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average humidity in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average humidity in August: 83%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February, March and December (94%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (77%).

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Average rainfall in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average rainfall in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.34"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.34").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.31").

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Average rainfall days in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average rainfall days in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (13 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (0.7 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average snowfall in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average snowfall in August: 0.31"

The month with the highest snowfall is October (3.43").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0.08").

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Average snowfall days in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average snowfall days in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average snowfall days in August: 2.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (18.4 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.9 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average daylight in August: 18.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 5.1h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 5.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are July and December (Average sunshine: 0.4).

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Average sunshine days in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average sunshine days in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average sunshine days in August: 12 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (18.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (9.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average UV index in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average UV index in August: 2

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, September, October, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average cloud cover in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average cloud cover in August: 67

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 84).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 47).

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Average visibility in August
Atqasuk, AK

Average visibility in August - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August and September (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and March (4mi).

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