Valdez
Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Valdez, AK

Lake water and grown-in surface vegetation in Valdez Province, Alaska
Lake water and grown-in surface vegetation in Valdez Province, Alaska
The last month of the summer, August, is also an enjoyable month in Valdez, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between min 46.4°F (8°C) and max 60.8°F (16°C).

Temperature

In Valdez, Alaska, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still enjoyable 60.8°F (16°C). In August, in Valdez, the average low-temperature is 46.4°F (8°C).

Rainfall

In Valdez, Alaska, in August, it is raining for 17.3 days, with typically 6.6" (168.1mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Valdez, during the entire year, the rain falls for 199.8 days and collects up to 67.4" (1712.2mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through August are months without snowfall in Valdez.

Ocean temperature

In August, the average ocean temperature in Valdez is 55.8°F (13.2°C).
Note: Swimming in 55.8°F (13.2°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 15.7h.

What is the temperature in August in Valdez?

In August, in Valdez, the average high-temperature is 60.8°F (16°C), and the average low-temperature is 46.4°F (8°C).

How many days does it rain in August in Valdez?

In Valdez, Alaska, in August, during 17.3 rainfall days, 6.6" (168.1mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

Does it snow in Valdez in August?

In Valdez, Alaska, in August, it doesn't snow. In September, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in Valdez?

June through August are months without snowfall.

What is the ocean temperature in August in Valdez?

In Valdez, the average seawater temperature in August is 55.8°F (13.2°C). Swimming in 55.8°F (13.2°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.

How many hours of daylight does Valdez have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Valdez is 15.7h.
Average temperature in August - Valdez, AK
  • Average high temperature in August: 60.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (62.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 46.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (48°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.2°F).

Average rainfall in August - Valdez, AK
  • Average rainfall in August: 6.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (9.6").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (3").

Average rainfall days in August - Valdez, AK
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (20.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (14.2 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (67.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (13.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Valdez, AK
  • Average sea temperature in August: 55.6°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is July (56.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (38.9°F).

Average daylight in August - Valdez, AK
  • Average daylight in August: 15.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.7h).