August weather forecast and climate
Bethune, CO

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Bethune, Colorado, with average temperature varying between 87.1°F (30.6°C) and 64.9°F (18.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 87.1°F (30.6°C). The average low-temperature, in Bethune, Colorado, is 64.9°F (18.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a hot 89.6°F (32°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values 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', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, metabolic differences, 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 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

In August, the average relative humidity is 50%.

Rainfall

In Bethune, during 13.8 rainfall days, 1.61" (41mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Bethune, during the entire year, the rain falls for 108.3 days and collects up to 13.39" (340mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Bethune, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 11.7h of sunshine.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Bethune is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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 is the temperature in August in Bethune?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 87.1°F (30.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 64.9°F (18.3°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is evaluated at 89.6°F (32°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Bethune?

The average relative humidity in August in Bethune, Colorado, is 50%.

How many days does it rain in August in Bethune?

In Bethune, in August, during 13.8 rainfall days, 1.61" (41mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Bethune?

In Bethune, Colorado, snow does not fall in June through September.

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

The average length of the day in August is 13.7h.

What month has the most sunshine in Bethune?

August has the most sunshine of the year in Bethune, with an average of 11.7h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Bethune?

In August, the average sunshine is 11.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Bethune?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Bethune is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Bethune, CO

Average temperature in August - Bethune, CO
  • Average high temperature in August: 87.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (41.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 64.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (24.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Bethune, CO

Average pressure in August - Bethune, CO
  • Average pressure in August: 29.89"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and December (30.1").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.8").

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Average wind speed in August
Bethune, CO

Average wind speed in August - Bethune, CO
  • Average wind speed in August: 10.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (10.3mph).

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Average humidity in August
Bethune, CO

Average humidity in August - Bethune, CO
  • Average humidity in August: 50%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and December (61%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June and July (48%).

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Average rainfall in August
Bethune, CO

Average rainfall in August - Bethune, CO
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.61"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May and July (1.93").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.39").

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Average rainfall days in August
Bethune, CO

Average rainfall days in August - Bethune, CO
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15 days).
Months with the least rainy days are February and December (3.8 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Bethune, CO

Average snowfall in August - Bethune, CO
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.28").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Bethune, CO

Average snowfall days in August - Bethune, CO
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (7.7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Bethune, CO

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Bethune, CO
  • Average daylight in August: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.7h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Bethune, CO

Average sunshine days in August - Bethune, CO
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Bethune, CO

Average UV index in August - Bethune, CO
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Bethune, CO

Average cloud cover in August - Bethune, CO
  • Average cloud cover in August: 18

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 30).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 17).

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Average visibility in August
Bethune, CO

Average visibility in August - Bethune, CO
  • 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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