August weather forecast and climate
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Gatewood Housing, is also a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 86.5°F (30.3°C) and 68.2°F (20.1°C).

Temperature

In Gatewood Housing, Arizona, the average high-temperature remains equal as in July - a still hot 86.5°F (30.3°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 88.3°F (31.3°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like wind, pregnancy, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 49%.

Rainfall

In Gatewood Housing, Arizona, in August, it is raining for 18.7 days, with typically 4.06" (103mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 92.2 rainfall days, and 15.47" (393mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Gatewood Housing snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

In Gatewood Housing, Arizona, the average length of the day in August is 13.3h.

Sunshine

June and August, with an average of 12h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Gatewood Housing is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 temperature in August in Gatewood Housing?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Gatewood Housing, is 86.5°F (30.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 88.3°F (31.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Gatewood Housing?

The average relative humidity in August in Gatewood Housing is 49%.

How many days does it rain in August in Gatewood Housing?

In August, the rain falls for 18.7 days. Throughout August, 4.06" (103mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Gatewood Housing?

April through November are months without snowfall in Gatewood Housing, Arizona.

What is the average length of the day in August in Gatewood Housing?

In August, the average length of the day in Gatewood Housing, Arizona, is 13.3h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Gatewood Housing?

Months with the most sunshine are June and August, with an average of 12h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Gatewood Housing have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 12h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Gatewood Housing?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average temperature in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average high temperature in August: 86.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (56.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.6°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (37.8°F).

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Average pressure in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average pressure in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average pressure in August: 29.9"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.07").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84").

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Average wind speed in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average wind speed in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (9.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average humidity in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average humidity in August: 49%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (50%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May and June (23%).

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Average rainfall in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average rainfall in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.06"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.53").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (0.12").

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Average rainfall days in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average rainfall days in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is May (2.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average snowfall in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.46").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average snowfall days in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (1.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average daylight in August: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12h

Months with the most sunshine are June and August (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average sunshine days in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average sunshine days in August: 7.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (28.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.5 days).

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Average UV index in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average UV index in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average cloud cover in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average cloud cover in August: 19

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 24).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 8).

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Average visibility in August
Gatewood Housing, AZ

Average visibility in August - Gatewood Housing, AZ
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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