August weather forecast and climate
Lay, CO

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Lay, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 80.6°F (27°C) and min 51.3°F (10.7°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still warm 80.6°F (27°C). In Lay, the average low-temperature is 51.3°F (10.7°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at 80.4°F (26.9°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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

With an average relative humidity of 41%, August is the least humid month.

Rainfall

Months with the least rainfall are August and September Rain falls for 7.4 days and accumulates 0.39" (10mm) of rain.

Snowfall

In Lay, Colorado, snow does not fall in June through August.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Lay, the average sunshine is 11.8h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Lay is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Lay?

In August, in Lay, the average high-temperature is 80.6°F (27°C), and the average low-temperature is 51.3°F (10.7°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in August is estimated at 80.4°F (26.9°C).

What is the least humid month in Lay?

With an average relative humidity of 41%, August is the least humid month.

What is the average humidity in August in Lay?

In Lay, Colorado, the average relative humidity in August is 41%.

What is the driest month in Lay?

Months with the least rainfall in Lay, Colorado, are August and September Rain falls for 7.4 days and accumulates 0.39" (10mm) of rain.

How many days does it rain in August in Lay?

In Lay, Colorado, during August, the rain falls for 7.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.39" (10mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Lay?

June through August are months without snowfall in Lay.

Does it snow in Lay in August?

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

How many hours of daylight does Lay have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Lay have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Lay is 11.8h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Lay?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Lay, Colorado, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Lay, CO

Average temperature in August - Lay, CO
  • Average high temperature in August: 80.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 51.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (51.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10.9°F).

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Average pressure in August
Lay, CO

Average pressure in August - Lay, CO
  • Average pressure in August: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.27").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are May and June (29.92").

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Average wind speed in August
Lay, CO

Average wind speed in August - Lay, CO
  • Average wind speed in August: 7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in August
Lay, CO

Average humidity in August - Lay, CO
  • Average humidity in August: 41%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (41%).

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Average rainfall in August
Lay, CO

Average rainfall in August - Lay, CO
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.39"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (1.38").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are August and September (0.39").

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Average rainfall days in August
Lay, CO

Average rainfall days in August - Lay, CO
  • Average rainfall days in August: 7.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (10.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Lay, CO

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (7.28").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Lay, CO

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (13.8 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
Lay, CO

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Lay, 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: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Lay, CO

Average sunshine days in August - Lay, CO
  • Average sunshine days in August: 20.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (22.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (13.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Lay, CO

Average UV index in August - Lay, CO
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Lay, CO

Average cloud cover in August - Lay, CO
  • Average cloud cover in August: 13

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in August
Lay, CO

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

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

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