August weather forecast and climate
Olney Springs, CO

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Olney Springs, is another tropical month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 89.8°F (32.1°C) and an average low of 68.2°F (20.1°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still hot 89.8°F (32.1°C). In Olney Springs, the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 91°F (32.8°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 42%.

Rainfall

In Olney Springs, it is raining for 12.2 days, with typically 1.38" (35mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Olney Springs, during the entire year, the rain falls for 92.8 days and collects up to 10.67" (271mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall in Olney Springs.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13.6h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Olney Springs are June through August, with an average of 11.8h of sunshine.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Olney Springs. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in August transform into the following instructions:
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 Olney Springs?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Olney Springs, is 89.8°F (32.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in August is calculated to 91°F (32.8°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Olney Springs?

In August, the average relative humidity in Olney Springs, Colorado, is 42%.

How much does it rain in Olney Springs in August?

In Olney Springs, Colorado, in August, it is raining for 12.2 days, with typically 1.38" (35mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Olney Springs?

In Olney Springs snow does not fall in June through September.

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

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

What are the months with the most sunshine in Olney Springs?

Months with the most sunshine in Olney Springs are June through August, with an average of 11.8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Olney Springs have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Olney Springs is 11.8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Olney Springs?

Months with the highest UV index in Olney Springs, Colorado, are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

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

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

Average temperature in August
Olney Springs, CO

Average temperature in August - Olney Springs, CO
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (43.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (26.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Olney Springs, CO

Average pressure in August - Olney Springs, CO
  • Average pressure in August: 29.95"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84").

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Average wind speed in August
Olney Springs, CO

Average wind speed in August - Olney Springs, CO
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is December (7.4mph).

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Average humidity in August
Olney Springs, CO

Average humidity in August - Olney Springs, CO
  • Average humidity in August: 42%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (57%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (36%).

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Average rainfall in August
Olney Springs, CO

Average rainfall in August - Olney Springs, CO
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.38"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.93").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.35").

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Average rainfall days in August
Olney Springs, CO

Average rainfall days in August - Olney Springs, CO
  • Average rainfall days in August: 12.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Olney Springs, CO

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.99").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Olney Springs, CO

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (6.7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Olney Springs, CO

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.8h

Months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Olney Springs, CO

Average sunshine days in August - Olney Springs, CO
  • Average sunshine days in August: 16.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (24.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (14.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Olney Springs, CO

Average UV index in August - Olney Springs, CO
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Olney Springs, CO

Average cloud cover in August - Olney Springs, CO
  • Average cloud cover in August: 15

Months with the most cloud cover are February and April (Cloud cover 25).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 14).

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Average visibility in August
Olney Springs, CO

Average visibility in August - Olney Springs, 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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