August weather forecast and climate
Craig, AK

The magnificent island city of Craig in Alaska, with the surrounding forestry and hilly ranges
The magnificent island city of Craig in Alaska, with the surrounding forestry and hilly ranges

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Craig, is another mild month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 59.5°F (15.3°C) and an average low of 51.1°F (10.6°C).

Temperature

August is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 59.5°F (15.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 51.1°F (10.6°C).

Humidity

January and August, with an average relative humidity of 89%, are most humid months in Craig.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 21.4 days. Throughout August, 5.94" (151mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 210.2 rainfall days, and 70.71" (1796mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Craig snow does not fall in June through September.

Ocean temperature

With an average ocean temperature of 56.3°F (13.5°C), August is the month with the warmest seawater in Craig.
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In Craig, the average length of the day is 14.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Craig is 5.8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are July and August, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Craig?

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 59.5°F (15.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 51.1°F (10.6°C).

What is the temperature in August in Craig?

In August, the average high-temperature is 59.5°F (15.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 51.1°F (10.6°C).

What are the most humid months in Craig?

Months with the highest humidity in Craig, Alaska, are January and August, with an average relative humidity of 89%.

What is the average humidity in August in Craig?

In August, the average relative humidity in Craig is 89%.

How many days does it rain in August in Craig?

In Craig, Alaska, in August, it is raining for 21.4 days, with typically 5.94" (151mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Craig?

June through September are months without snowfall in Craig.

What is the month with the warmest ocean in Craig?

With an average ocean temperature of 56.3°F (13.5°C), August is the month with the warmest seawater in Craig.

How cold is the water in August in Craig?

In Craig, Alaska, the average seawater temperature in August is 56.3°F (13.5°C). Swimming in 56.3°F (13.5°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

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

The average length of the day in August in Craig, Alaska, is 14.9h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Craig?

In August, the average sunshine in Craig, Alaska, is 5.8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Craig?

July and August, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in August in Craig?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Craig is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Craig, AK

Average temperature in August - Craig, AK
  • Average high temperature in August: 59.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (59.5°F).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and December (38.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 51.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (51.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (31.8°F).

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Average pressure in August
Craig, AK

Average pressure in August - Craig, AK
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (30.06").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (29.76").

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Average wind speed in August
Craig, AK

Average wind speed in August - Craig, AK
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (5.6mph).

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Average humidity in August
Craig, AK

Average humidity in August - Craig, AK
  • Average humidity in August: 89%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and August (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (82%).

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Average rainfall in August
Craig, AK

Average rainfall in August - Craig, AK
  • Average rainfall in August: 5.94"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (8.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (2.68").

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Average rainfall days in August
Craig, AK

Average rainfall days in August - Craig, AK
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (22.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (9.8 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Craig, AK

Average snowfall in August - Craig, AK
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (23.39").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Craig, AK

Average snowfall days in August - Craig, AK
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (17.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Craig, AK

Average sea temperature in August - Craig, AK
  • Average sea temperature in August: 56.3°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (56.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (42.8°F).

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

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Craig, AK
  • Average daylight in August: 14.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 5.8h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.6h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Craig, AK

Average sunshine days in August - Craig, AK
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (10.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (4.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Craig, AK

Average UV index in August - Craig, AK
  • Average UV index in August: 4

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in August
Craig, AK

Average cloud cover in August - Craig, AK
  • Average cloud cover in August: 66

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 73).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 60).

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Average visibility in August
Craig, AK

Average visibility in August - Craig, AK
  • Average visibility in August: 4mi

Months with the highest visibility are February and October (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is August (4mi).

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