August weather forecast and climate
Solvang, CA

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Solvang, California, with average temperature ranging between min 61.5°F (16.4°C) and max 82°F (27.8°C).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 82°F (27.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 61.5°F (16.4°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at 83.8°F (28.8°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity 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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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 in Solvang is 56%.

Rainfall

Months with the least rainfall in Solvang are June and August Rain falls for 0.8 days and accumulates 0.04" (1mm) of rain.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 11.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Solvang are June through September, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 warmest month in Solvang?

August is the warmest month in Solvang, California, with an average high-temperature of 82°F (27.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 61.5°F (16.4°C).

What is the temperature in August in Solvang?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Solvang, is 82°F (27.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 61.5°F (16.4°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 83.8°F (28.8°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Solvang?

In August, the average relative humidity is 56%.

How many days does it rain in August in Solvang?

In August, in Solvang, California, the rain falls for 0.8 days. Throughout August, 0.04" (1mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Solvang?

June and August are months with the least rain in Solvang 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 Solvang?

The average length of the day in August in Solvang, California, is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Solvang?

The average sunshine in August in Solvang is 11.9h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Solvang?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Solvang is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Solvang, CA

Average temperature in August - Solvang, CA
  • Average high temperature in August: 82°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (61°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 61.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (61.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (46.8°F).

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Average pressure in August
Solvang, CA

Average pressure in August - Solvang, CA
  • Average pressure in August: 29.91"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June, August and September (29.91").

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Average wind speed in August
Solvang, CA

Average wind speed in August - Solvang, CA
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and May (7.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Solvang, CA

Average humidity in August - Solvang, CA
  • Average humidity in August: 56%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (64%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (54%).

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Average rainfall in August
Solvang, CA

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (2.09").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June and August (0.04").

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Average rainfall days in August
Solvang, CA

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (8.5 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
Solvang, CA

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Solvang, CA

Average sunshine days in August - Solvang, CA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 29.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (29.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (20.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Solvang, CA

Average UV index in August - Solvang, CA
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June, July, August and September (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Solvang, CA

Average cloud cover in August - Solvang, CA
  • Average cloud cover in August: 5

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 25).
Months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 5).

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Average visibility in August
Solvang, CA

Average visibility in August - Solvang, 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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