August weather forecast and climate
Yellow Jacket, CO

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Yellow Jacket, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 82°F (27.8°C) and 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Temperature

In Yellow Jacket, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 82°F (27.8°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at 81.5°F (27.5°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape). 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

The average relative humidity in Yellow Jacket is 40%.

Rainfall

In Yellow Jacket, it is raining for 8.8 days, with typically 0.75" (19mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Yellow Jacket, Colorado, there are 78.9 rainfall days, and 9.84" (250mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Yellow Jacket is 11.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Yellow Jacket are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Yellow Jacket?

In Yellow Jacket, Colorado, in August, the average high-temperature is 82°F (27.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.4°F (15.8°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is appraised at 81.5°F (27.5°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Yellow Jacket?

In Yellow Jacket, the average relative humidity in August is 40%.

How much does it rain in Yellow Jacket in August?

In August, the rain falls for 8.8 days. Throughout August, 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Yellow Jacket?

In Yellow Jacket, Colorado, snow does not fall in May through September.

What is the average length of the day in August in Yellow Jacket?

In Yellow Jacket, the average length of the day in August is 13.6h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Yellow Jacket?

In August, the average sunshine is 11.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Yellow Jacket?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Yellow Jacket?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average temperature in August - Yellow Jacket, CO
  • Average high temperature in August: 82°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 60.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.8°F).

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Average pressure in August
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average pressure in August - Yellow Jacket, CO
  • Average pressure in August: 29.97"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.23").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87").

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Average wind speed in August
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average wind speed in August - Yellow Jacket, CO
  • Average wind speed in August: 6.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (9.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in August
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average humidity in August - Yellow Jacket, CO
  • Average humidity in August: 40%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (73%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (26%).

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Average rainfall in August
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average rainfall in August - Yellow Jacket, CO
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.75"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January and December (1.26").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.2").

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Average rainfall days in August
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average rainfall days in August - Yellow Jacket, CO
  • Average rainfall days in August: 8.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (9.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (2.8 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average snowfall in August - Yellow Jacket, CO
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (8.11").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average snowfall days in August - Yellow Jacket, CO
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and December (8.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Yellow Jacket, 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: 11.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.5).

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Average sunshine days in August
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average sunshine days in August - Yellow Jacket, CO
  • Average sunshine days in August: 19.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (26.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (17.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average UV index in August - Yellow Jacket, 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
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average cloud cover in August - Yellow Jacket, CO
  • Average cloud cover in August: 12

Months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 27).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in August
Yellow Jacket, CO

Average visibility in August - Yellow Jacket, 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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