August weather forecast and climate
Elba, CO

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Elba, Colorado, with average temperature ranging between max 86.2°F (30.1°C) and min 63.9°F (17.7°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 86.2°F (30.1°C). In Elba, the average low-temperature is 63.9°F (17.7°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 87.3°F (30.7°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise 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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, pregnancy, wind). 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. 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

Months with the lowest humidity in Elba are August and September, with an average relative humidity of 47%.

Rainfall

In Elba, it is raining for 11.5 days, with typically 1.93" (49mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Elba, there are 106.1 rainfall days, and 13.66" (347mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

In Elba, the average length of the day in August is 13.7h.

Sunshine

With an average of 11.8h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 temperature in August in Elba?

In August, in Elba, the average high-temperature is 86.2°F (30.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 63.9°F (17.7°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in August is estimated at 87.3°F (30.7°C).

What is the least humid month in Elba?

Months with the lowest humidity in Elba, Colorado, are August and September, with an average relative humidity of 47%.

What is the average humidity in August in Elba?

The average relative humidity in August in Elba, Colorado, is 47%.

How many days does it rain in August in Elba?

In Elba, Colorado, in August, it is raining for 11.5 days, with typically 1.93" (49mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Elba?

In Elba snow does not fall in June through September.

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

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

What month has the most sunshine in Elba?

The month with the most sunshine is August, with an average of 11.8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Elba have in August?

The average sunshine in August is 11.8h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in August in Elba?

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

Average temperature in August
Elba, CO

Average temperature in August - Elba, CO
  • Average high temperature in August: 86.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (38.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 63.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (23.2°F).

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Average pressure in August
Elba, CO

Average pressure in August - Elba, CO
  • Average pressure in August: 29.92"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and December (30.1").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

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Average wind speed in August
Elba, CO

Average wind speed in August - Elba, CO
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (9.4mph).

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Average humidity in August
Elba, CO

Average humidity in August - Elba, CO
  • Average humidity in August: 47%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (64%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (47%).

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Average rainfall in August
Elba, CO

Average rainfall in August - Elba, CO
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.93"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.44").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.35").

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Average rainfall days in August
Elba, CO

Average rainfall days in August - Elba, CO
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Elba, CO

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.76").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Elba, CO

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (7.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.8h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Elba, CO

Average sunshine days in August - Elba, CO
  • Average sunshine days in August: 16.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.4 days).

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Average UV index in August
Elba, CO

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

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Elba, CO

Average cloud cover in August - Elba, CO
  • Average cloud cover in August: 17

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 31).
Months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 17).

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Average visibility in August
Elba, CO

Average visibility in August - Elba, 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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