Needles
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Needles, CA

A beautiful creation featuring stones, neat paths, and a wheeled cart to welcome you to Needles in California, great blue sky above with partial clouds
A beautiful creation featuring stones, neat paths, and a wheeled cart to welcome you to Needles in California, great blue sky above with partial clouds
August, the last month of the summer, in Needles, is also a scorching month, with average temperature varying between 82.8°F (28.2°C) and 106.9°F (41.6°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still scorching 106.9°F (41.6°C). In Needles, in August, the average low-temperature is 82.8°F (28.2°C).

Rainfall

In Needles, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 0.5" (12.2mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Needles, California, during the entire year, the rain falls for 23 days and collects up to 4.6" (117.5mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Needles, California, is 12h.

UV index

In Needles, California, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 10 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in August in Needles?

In Needles, in August, the average high-temperature is 106.9°F (41.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 82.8°F (28.2°C).

How much does it rain in Needles in August?

In August, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout August, 0.5" (12.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Needles?

In Needles, California, the average sunshine in August is 12h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Needles?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Needles is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Needles, CA
  • Average high temperature in August: 106.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (108.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (63.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 82.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (84.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (42.5°F).

Average rainfall in August - Needles, CA
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (0.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (0").

Average rainfall days in August - Needles, CA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, March and December (3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Needles, CA
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

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

  • Average sunshine in August: 12h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 14h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in August - Needles, CA
  • Average UV index in August: 10

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 11).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).