August weather forecast and climate
Maricopa, AZ

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another very hot month in Maricopa, Arizona, with temperature in the range of an average high of 101.7°F (38.7°C) and an average low of 83.8°F (28.8°C).

Temperature

In Maricopa, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still sweltering 101.7°F (38.7°C). In August, in Maricopa, the average low-temperature is 83.8°F (28.8°C).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 32%.

Rainfall

In Maricopa, during 9.3 rainfall days, 0.94" (24mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Maricopa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 57.4 days and collects up to 7.48" (190mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 12.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 8 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Maricopa?

In Maricopa, Arizona, in August, the average high-temperature is 101.7°F (38.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 83.8°F (28.8°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Maricopa?

In Maricopa, the average relative humidity in August is 32%.

How many days does it rain in August in Maricopa?

In August, in Maricopa, the rain falls for 9.3 days. Throughout August, 0.94" (24mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Maricopa?

The average sunshine in August is 12.1h.

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

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 8, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in August in Maricopa?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Maricopa, AZ

Average temperature in August - Maricopa, AZ
  • Average high temperature in August: 101.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (102.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (62.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 83.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (83.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (46.4°F).

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Average pressure in August
Maricopa, AZ

Average pressure in August - Maricopa, AZ
  • Average pressure in August: 29.87"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.81").

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Average wind speed in August
Maricopa, AZ

Average wind speed in August - Maricopa, AZ
  • Average wind speed in August: 5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and May (6.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is December (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in August
Maricopa, AZ

Average humidity in August - Maricopa, AZ
  • Average humidity in August: 32%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (44%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (17%).

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Average rainfall in August
Maricopa, AZ

Average rainfall in August - Maricopa, AZ
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.94"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.02").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are May and June (0.08").

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Average rainfall days in August
Maricopa, AZ

Average rainfall days in August - Maricopa, AZ
  • Average rainfall days in August: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (10.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (1.2 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Maricopa, AZ

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.8h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Maricopa, AZ

Average sunshine days in August - Maricopa, AZ
  • Average sunshine days in August: 17.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (28.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (16.4 days).

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Average UV index in August
Maricopa, AZ

Average UV index in August - Maricopa, AZ
  • Average UV index in August: 8

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Maricopa, AZ

Average cloud cover in August - Maricopa, AZ
  • Average cloud cover in August: 12

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 20).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 5).

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Average visibility in August
Maricopa, AZ

Average visibility in August - Maricopa, 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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