August weather forecast and climate
Rico, CO

The hilly slopes of the Rocky Mountains in Rico, Colorado, beautiful yellow trees and distant bare hilltops
The hilly slopes of the Rocky Mountains in Rico, Colorado, beautiful yellow trees and distant bare hilltops

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Rico, is another pleasant month, with average temperature fluctuating between 44.6°F (7°C) and 68.2°F (20.1°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still agreeable 68.2°F (20.1°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 44.6°F (7°C).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Rico is 60%.

Rainfall

In Rico, in August, it is raining for 20.8 days, with typically 4.41" (112mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Rico, there are 112.2 rainfall days, and 31.57" (802mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through December. August is the month with the least snowfall in Rico. Snow falls for 0.3 days and accumulates 0.08" (2mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Rico, the average length of the day is 13.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 11.5h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the highest UV index in Rico. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Rico?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 68.2°F (20.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 44.6°F (7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Rico?

In Rico, Colorado, the average relative humidity in August is 60%.

How many days does it rain in August in Rico?

In Rico, Colorado, during August, the rain falls for 20.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.41" (112mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in August in Rico?

In Rico, in August, snow falls for 0.3 days, with typically accumulated 0.08" (2mm) of snow.

When it does not snow in Rico?

The month with the least snowfall in Rico is August when snow falls for 0.3 days and typically aggregates up to 0.08" (2mm) of snow.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Rico have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Rico is 11.5h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Rico?

Months with the highest UV index in Rico are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 4.

How high is the UV index in August in Rico?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Rico is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Rico, CO

Average temperature in August - Rico, CO
  • Average high temperature in August: 68.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (70.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (28.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 44.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (46°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.9°F).

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Average pressure in August
Rico, CO

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.23").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are May and June (29.91").

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Average wind speed in August
Rico, CO

Average wind speed in August - Rico, CO
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (6.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Rico, CO

Average humidity in August - Rico, CO
  • Average humidity in August: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (43%).

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Average rainfall in August
Rico, CO

Average rainfall in August - Rico, CO
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.41"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (6.02").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and October (1.65").

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Average rainfall days in August
Rico, CO

Average rainfall days in August - Rico, CO
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (1.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Rico, CO

Average snowfall in August - Rico, CO
  • Average snowfall in August: 0.08"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (22.13").
The month with the least snowfall is August (0.08").

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Average snowfall days in August
Rico, CO

Average snowfall days in August - Rico, CO
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (13.6 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.1 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Rico, CO

Average sunshine days in August - Rico, CO
  • Average sunshine days in August: 7.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.7 days).

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Average UV index in August
Rico, CO

Average UV index in August - Rico, CO
  • Average UV index in August: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 4).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in August
Rico, CO

Average cloud cover in August - Rico, CO
  • Average cloud cover in August: 18

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 14).

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Average visibility in August
Rico, CO

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

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

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