August weather forecast and climate
Breckenridge, CO

The hilly forest slopes overlooking the vast mountain ranges of Breckenridge in Colorado
The hilly forest slopes overlooking the vast mountain ranges of Breckenridge in Colorado

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another comfortable month in Breckenridge, Colorado, with average temperature fluctuating between 37.9°F (3.3°C) and 63.7°F (17.6°C).

Temperature

In Breckenridge, Colorado, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still enjoyable 63.7°F (17.6°C). The average low-temperature, in Breckenridge, is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 61%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 17.8 days. Throughout August, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Breckenridge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 110.4 days and collects up to 24.09" (612mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Breckenridge are January through December. In Breckenridge, in August, snow falls for 2.2 days, with typically accumulated 0.47" (12mm) of snow. In Breckenridge, Colorado, during the entire year, snow falls for 158 days, and aggregates up to 118.82" (3018mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Breckenridge, the average sunshine in August is 11h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the highest UV index in Breckenridge. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Breckenridge?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Breckenridge, Colorado, is 63.7°F (17.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Breckenridge?

In August, the average relative humidity in Breckenridge, Colorado, is 61%.

How many days does it rain in August in Breckenridge?

In Breckenridge, in August, during 17.8 rainfall days, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Breckenridge in August?

In Breckenridge, during August, snow falls for 2.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.47" (12mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Breckenridge have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Breckenridge have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Breckenridge is 11h.

When is the highest UV index in Breckenridge?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Breckenridge?

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

Average temperature in August
Breckenridge, CO

Average temperature in August - Breckenridge, CO
  • Average high temperature in August: 63.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (65.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (21.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 37.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (40.1°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (0.7°F).

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Average pressure in August
Breckenridge, CO

Average pressure in August - Breckenridge, CO
  • Average pressure in August: 30.06"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.19").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are April and May (29.94").

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Average wind speed in August
Breckenridge, CO

Average wind speed in August - Breckenridge, CO
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Breckenridge, CO

Average humidity in August - Breckenridge, CO
  • Average humidity in August: 61%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (54%).

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Average rainfall in August
Breckenridge, CO

Average rainfall in August - Breckenridge, CO
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.35").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.14").

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Average rainfall days in August
Breckenridge, CO

Average rainfall days in August - Breckenridge, CO
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.8 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Breckenridge, CO

Average snowfall in August - Breckenridge, CO
  • Average snowfall in August: 0.47"

The month with the highest snowfall is May (19.69").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0.24").

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Average snowfall days in August
Breckenridge, CO

Average snowfall days in August - Breckenridge, CO
  • Average snowfall days in August: 2.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is April (22.8 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (1.3 days).

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

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Breckenridge, 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: 11h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Breckenridge, CO

Average sunshine days in August - Breckenridge, CO
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Breckenridge, CO

Average UV index in August - Breckenridge, CO
  • Average UV index in August: 3

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are February and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in August
Breckenridge, CO

Average cloud cover in August - Breckenridge, CO
  • Average cloud cover in August: 25

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 54).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 19).

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Average visibility in August
Breckenridge, CO

Average visibility in August - Breckenridge, CO
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are June, July, August, September and October (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April and December (4mi).

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