August weather forecast
Breckenridge, MN

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Breckenridge, Minnesota, with an average temperature ranging between max 80.8°F (27.1°C) and min 59.5°F (15.3°C).

Temperature

In Breckenridge, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 80.8°F (27.1°C). In August, in Breckenridge, the average low-temperature is 59.5°F (15.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at 83.7°F (28.7°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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', 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, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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 Breckenridge, the average relative humidity in August is 66%.

Rainfall

In Breckenridge, during August, the rain falls for 11 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation. In Breckenridge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 108.3 days and collects up to 18.78" (477mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Breckenridge is 14h and 7min.
On the first day of August in Breckenridge, Minnesota, sunrise is at 6:08 am and sunset at 8:56 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:45 am and sunset at 8:07 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In Breckenridge, the average sunshine in August is 10.5h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in August transform into the following instructions:
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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Breckenridge?

In August, in Breckenridge, Minnesota, the average high-temperature is 80.8°F (27.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 59.5°F (15.3°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is estimated at 83.7°F (28.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Breckenridge?

In August, the average relative humidity in Breckenridge is 66%.

How much does it rain in Breckenridge in August?

In August, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout August, 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Breckenridge?

In Breckenridge, snow does not fall in June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Breckenridge have in August?

The average day length in August is 14h and 7min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Breckenridge?

On the first day of August in Breckenridge, sunrise is at 6:08 am and sunset at 8:56 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:45 am and sunset at 8:07 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Breckenridge?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Breckenridge is 10.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Breckenridge?

In Breckenridge, Minnesota, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Breckenridge, MN

Average temperature in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average high temperature in August: 80.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (17.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 59.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3.9°F).

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Average pressure in August
Breckenridge, MN

Average pressure in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average pressure in August: 29.92"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.86"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Breckenridge, MN

Average wind speed in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and October (10.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (8.1mph).

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Average humidity in August
Breckenridge, MN

Average humidity in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average humidity in August: 66%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (90%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are May and September (65%).

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Average rainfall in August
Breckenridge, MN

Average rainfall in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.23").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.59").

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Average rainfall days in August
Breckenridge, MN

Average rainfall days in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (16.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Breckenridge, MN

Average snowfall in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (4.17").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Breckenridge, MN

Average snowfall days in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (14.7 days).
The 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
Breckenridge, MN

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average daylight in August: 14h and 7min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 44min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 41min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.2h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Breckenridge, MN

Average sunshine days in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average sunshine days in August: 18.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (19 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Breckenridge, MN

Average UV index in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in August
Breckenridge, MN

Average cloud cover in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average cloud cover in August: 25

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 65).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 25).

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Average visibility in August
Breckenridge, MN

Average visibility in August - Breckenridge, MN
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February and March (5mi).

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