August weather forecast
Telluride, CO

The scenic setting of the ski resort spot town of Telluride in Colorado
The scenic setting of the ski resort spot town of Telluride in Colorado

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also an enjoyable month in Telluride, Colorado, with temperature in the range of an average low of 41.7°F (5.4°C) and an average high of 65.1°F (18.4°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still comfortable 65.1°F (18.4°C). In August, in Telluride, the average low-temperature is 41.7°F (5.4°C).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Telluride is 61%.

Rainfall

In August, in Telluride, the rain falls for 17.9 days. Throughout August, 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Telluride, during the entire year, the rain falls for 107.5 days and collects up to 26.34" (669mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall in Telluride. In August, it is snowing for 0.4 days. Throughout August, 0.16" (4mm) of snow is accumulated. In Telluride, during the entire year, snow falls for 117.7 days, and aggregates up to 123.82" (3145mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Telluride is 11.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. 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 average humidity in August in Telluride?

In August, the average relative humidity is 61%.

How many days does it rain in August in Telluride?

In Telluride, in August, during 17.9 rainfall days, 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in August in Telluride?

In Telluride, Colorado, in August, snow falls for 0.4 days, with typically accumulated 0.16" (4mm) of snow.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Telluride?

The average sunshine in August is 11.4h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in August in Telluride?

In Telluride, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Telluride, CO

Average temperature in August - Telluride, CO
  • Average high temperature in August: 65.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (66.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (25.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 41.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (43.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Telluride, CO

Average pressure in August - Telluride, CO
  • Average pressure in August: 30.03"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.23").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are April and May (29.92").

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Average wind speed in August
Telluride, CO

Average wind speed in August - Telluride, CO
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (7.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in August
Telluride, CO

Average humidity in August - Telluride, CO
  • Average humidity in August: 61%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (45%).

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Average rainfall in August
Telluride, CO

Average rainfall in August - Telluride, CO
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.27"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.02").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (1.3").

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Average rainfall days in August
Telluride, CO

Average rainfall days in August - Telluride, CO
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (3.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Telluride, CO

Average snowfall in August - Telluride, CO
  • Average snowfall in August: 0.16"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (19.88").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0.12").

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Average snowfall days in August
Telluride, CO

Average snowfall days in August - Telluride, CO
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (17.3 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.3 days).

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

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Telluride, 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: 11.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Telluride, CO

Average sunshine days in August - Telluride, CO
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.1 days).

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Average UV index in August
Telluride, CO

Average UV index in August - Telluride, 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
Telluride, CO

Average cloud cover in August - Telluride, CO
  • Average cloud cover in August: 19

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 14).

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Average visibility in August
Telluride, CO

Average visibility in August - Telluride, 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, February and December (4mi).

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