August weather forecast
Detroit Lakes, MN

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, with an average temperature varying between 77.4°F (25.2°C) and 57.2°F (14°C).

Temperature

In Detroit Lakes, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still moderately hot 77.4°F (25.2°C). In Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, the average low-temperature is 57.2°F (14°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August is 70%.

Rainfall

In Detroit Lakes, it is raining for 11.7 days, with typically 1.89" (48mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Detroit Lakes, there are 112.4 rainfall days, and 19.8" (503mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, the average length of the day in August is 14h and 9min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 6:03 am and sunset at 8:55 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:42 am and sunset at 8:05 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In Detroit Lakes, the average sunshine in August is 10h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Detroit Lakes is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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 average humidity in August in Detroit Lakes?

The average relative humidity in August is 70%.

How much does it rain in Detroit Lakes in August?

In August, in Detroit Lakes, the rain falls for 11.7 days. Throughout August, 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Detroit Lakes?

In Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, snow does not fall in June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Detroit Lakes have in August?

In Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, the average day length in August is 14h and 9min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Detroit Lakes?

On the first day of August, sunrise is at 6:03 am and sunset at 8:55 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:42 am and sunset at 8:05 pm CDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Detroit Lakes have in August?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, is 10h.

How high is the UV index in August in Detroit Lakes?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Detroit Lakes, MN

Average temperature in August - Detroit Lakes, MN
  • Average high temperature in August: 77.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 57.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.7°F).

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Average pressure in August
Detroit Lakes, MN

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Detroit Lakes, MN

Average wind speed in August - Detroit Lakes, MN
  • Average wind speed in August: 7.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (9.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.7mph).

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Average humidity in August
Detroit Lakes, MN

Average humidity in August - Detroit Lakes, MN
  • Average humidity in August: 70%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (93%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (69%).

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Average rainfall in August
Detroit Lakes, MN

Average rainfall in August - Detroit Lakes, MN
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.89"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.19").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.67").

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Average rainfall days in August
Detroit Lakes, MN

Average rainfall days in August - Detroit Lakes, MN
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (17.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Detroit Lakes, MN

Average snowfall in August - Detroit Lakes, MN
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (5.63").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Detroit Lakes, MN

Average snowfall days in August - Detroit Lakes, MN
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (18.1 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
Detroit Lakes, MN

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Detroit Lakes, MN
  • Average daylight in August: 14h and 9min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 49min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 37min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 0min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Detroit Lakes, MN

Average sunshine days in August - Detroit Lakes, MN
  • Average sunshine days in August: 16.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (17.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (10 days).

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Average UV index in August
Detroit Lakes, MN

Average UV index in August - Detroit Lakes, MN
  • Average UV index in August: 5

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Detroit Lakes, MN

Average cloud cover in August - Detroit Lakes, MN
  • Average cloud cover in August: 28

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 74).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in August
Detroit Lakes, MN

Average visibility in August - Detroit Lakes, MN
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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