Colorado Springs
Colorado, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Colorado Springs, CO

Beautiful autumn dusk in Colorado Springs, Colorado, with distant mountain ranges
Beautiful autumn dusk in Colorado Springs, Colorado, with distant mountain ranges
August, the last month of the summer, in Colorado Springs, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 55.8°F (13.2°C) and 81.7°F (27.6°C).

Temperature

In Colorado Springs, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still moderately hot 81.7°F (27.6°C). In Colorado Springs, in August, the average low-temperature is 55.8°F (13.2°C).

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall in Colorado Springs. Rain falls for 13.6 days and accumulates 3.3" (84.8mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Colorado Springs snow does not fall in June through August.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is 13.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 10h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. 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. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system.

What is the temperature in August in Colorado Springs?

In Colorado Springs, in August, the average high-temperature is 81.7°F (27.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 55.8°F (13.2°C).

How much does it rain in Colorado Springs in August?

In August, in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the rain falls for 13.6 days. Throughout August, 3.3" (84.8mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Colorado Springs?

The month with the most rainfall in Colorado Springs is August when the rain falls for 13.6 days and typically aggregates up to 3.3" (84.8mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Colorado Springs in August?

In Colorado Springs, in August, it doesn't snow. In September, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in Colorado Springs?

In Colorado Springs snow does not fall in June through August.

What is the average length of the day in August in Colorado Springs?

In Colorado Springs, the average length of the day in August is 13.6h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Colorado Springs?

In August, the average sunshine is 10h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Colorado Springs?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Colorado Springs is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average high temperature in August: 81.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (42.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 55.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (56.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (17.5°F).

Average rainfall in August - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.3").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, February and December (0.3").

Average rainfall days in August - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (13.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (3.9 days).

Average snowfall in August - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (7.9").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (5.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average daylight in August: 13.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in August - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average UV index in August: 10

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).