August weather forecast and climate
Salinas, CA

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Salinas, California, with temperature in the range of an average high of 76.1°F (24.5°C) and an average low of 54.7°F (12.6°C).

Temperature

The warmest months are August and September, with an average high-temperature of 76.1°F (24.5°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August is 71%.

Rainfall

June and August are months with the least rain in Salinas when the rain falls for 0.8 days and typically aggregates up to 0.04" (1mm) of rain.

Daylight

In Salinas, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

June through September, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What are the warmest months in Salinas?

Warmest months in Salinas, California, are August and September, with an average high-temperature of 76.1°F (24.5°C).

What is the temperature in August in Salinas?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 76.1°F (24.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 54.7°F (12.6°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Salinas?

The average relative humidity in August is 71%.

How many days does it rain in August in Salinas?

In Salinas, in August, it is raining for 0.8 days, with typically 0.04" (1mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Salinas?

June and August are months with the least rain in Salinas when the rain falls for 0.8 days and typically aggregates up to 0.04" (1mm) of rain.

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

In August, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Salinas?

Months with the most sunshine in Salinas are July and August, with an average of 12h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Salinas have in August?

In Salinas, the average sunshine in August is 12h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Salinas, California, are June through September, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index reading in August in Salinas?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Salinas, CA

Average temperature in August - Salinas, CA
  • Average high temperature in August: 76.1°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are August and September (76.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (57.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 54.7°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are August and September (54.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (44.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Salinas, CA

Average pressure in August - Salinas, CA
  • 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 September (29.92").

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Average wind speed in August
Salinas, CA

Average wind speed in August - Salinas, CA
  • Average wind speed in August: 5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (6.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Salinas, CA

Average humidity in August - Salinas, CA
  • Average humidity in August: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (66%).

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Average rainfall in August
Salinas, CA

Average rainfall in August - Salinas, CA
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.04"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (1.38").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June and August (0.04").

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Average rainfall days in August
Salinas, CA

Average rainfall days in August - Salinas, CA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (10.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.8 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Salinas, CA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Salinas, CA
  • Average daylight in August: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Salinas, CA

Average sunshine days in August - Salinas, CA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 28.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (28.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (19.2 days).

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Average UV index in August
Salinas, CA

Average UV index in August - Salinas, CA
  • Average UV index in August: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July, August and September (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are February, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Salinas, CA

Average cloud cover in August - Salinas, CA
  • Average cloud cover in August: 10

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 33).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 8).

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Average visibility in August
Salinas, CA

Average visibility in August - Salinas, CA
  • 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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