August weather forecast and climate
Sedona, AZ

Attractive red rocks in the Red Rock State Park of Sedona, Arizona
Attractive red rocks in the Red Rock State Park of Sedona, Arizona

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Sedona, Arizona, with average temperature varying between 83.3°F (28.5°C) and 61.3°F (16.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still moderately hot 83.3°F (28.5°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 61.3°F (16.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is appraised at 83.3°F (28.5°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values 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. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, metabolic differences, pregnancy). 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. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 44%.

Rainfall

In Sedona, Arizona, during August, the rain falls for 13.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.77" (45mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Sedona, there are 86 rainfall days, and 11.65" (296mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Sedona snow does not fall in May through October.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year in Sedona, with an average of 12.2h of sunshine.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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 Sedona?

In Sedona, in August, the average high-temperature is 83.3°F (28.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.3°F (16.3°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is evaluated at 83.3°F (28.5°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Sedona?

In August, the average relative humidity in Sedona is 44%.

How much does it rain in Sedona in August?

In Sedona, in August, during 13.8 rainfall days, 1.77" (45mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Sedona?

In Sedona, Arizona, snow does not fall in May through October.

How many hours of daylight does Sedona have in August?

In Sedona, Arizona, the average length of the day in August is 13.4h.

What month has the most sunshine in Sedona?

August has the most sunshine of the year in Sedona, with an average of 12.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Sedona?

In August, the average sunshine in Sedona, Arizona, is 12.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Sedona?

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Sedona.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Sedona?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Sedona, Arizona, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Sedona, AZ

Average temperature in August - Sedona, AZ
  • Average high temperature in August: 83.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (46°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 61.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (27.9°F).

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Average pressure in August
Sedona, AZ

Average pressure in August - Sedona, AZ
  • Average pressure in August: 29.93"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.86").

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Average wind speed in August
Sedona, AZ

Average wind speed in August - Sedona, AZ
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.9mph).

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Average humidity in August
Sedona, AZ

Average humidity in August - Sedona, AZ
  • Average humidity in August: 44%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (62%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (24%).

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Average rainfall in August
Sedona, AZ

Average rainfall in August - Sedona, AZ
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.77"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.28").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.16").

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Average rainfall days in August
Sedona, AZ

Average rainfall days in August - Sedona, AZ
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (2.8 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Sedona, AZ

Average snowfall in August - Sedona, AZ
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.68").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Sedona, AZ

Average snowfall days in August - Sedona, AZ
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (3.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and October (0 days).

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

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Sedona, AZ
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12.2h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Sedona, AZ

Average sunshine days in August - Sedona, AZ
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (26 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Sedona, AZ

Average UV index in August - Sedona, AZ
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Sedona, AZ

Average cloud cover in August - Sedona, AZ
  • Average cloud cover in August: 13

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 24).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 6).

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Average visibility in August
Sedona, AZ

Average visibility in August - Sedona, 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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