August weather forecast
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 also an enjoyable month in Breckenridge, Colorado, with an average temperature ranging between min 37.9°F (3.3°C) and max 63.7°F (17.6°C).

Temperature

In August, 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 August, is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 61%.

Rainfall

In Breckenridge, it is raining for 17.8 days, with typically 2.2" (56mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Breckenridge, there are 110.4 rainfall days, and 24.09" (612mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13h and 40min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:04 am and sunset at 8:16 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 7:36 pm MDT.

Sunshine

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

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Breckenridge are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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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 is 61%.

How many days does it rain in August in Breckenridge?

In August, in Breckenridge, the rain falls for 17.8 days. Throughout August, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in August in Breckenridge?

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

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

In August, the average day length in Breckenridge is 13h and 40min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Breckenridge?

On the first day of August in Breckenridge, Colorado, sunrise is at 6:04 am and sunset at 8:16 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 7:36 pm MDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Breckenridge have in August?

In August, the average sunshine duration is 11h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Breckenridge?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Breckenridge, Colorado, is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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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"Hg

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

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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: 13h and 40min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 55min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 26min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11h and 0min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h and 12min).

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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

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 3).
The 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

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

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