August weather forecast
Sidney, NE

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Sidney, Nebraska, with temperature in the range of an average low of 63.1°F (17.3°C) and an average high of 85.5°F (29.7°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a warm 85.5°F (29.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Sidney, is 63.1°F (17.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is evaluated at a hot 86.9°F (30.5°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, pregnancy), and activity. 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 August, the average relative humidity is 49%.

Rainfall

In Sidney, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 1.57" (40mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Sidney, during the entire year, the rain falls for 105.9 days and collects up to 15.94" (405mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall in Sidney, Nebraska.

Daylight

In Sidney, Nebraska, the average length of the day in August is 13h and 46min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:47 am and sunset at 8:08 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:17 am and sunset at 7:26 pm MDT.

Sunshine

With an average of 11.6h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year in Sidney.

UV index

In Sidney, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 Sidney?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 85.5°F (29.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 63.1°F (17.3°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is evaluated at 86.9°F (30.5°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Sidney?

In Sidney, Nebraska, the average relative humidity in August is 49%.

How many days does it rain in August in Sidney?

In Sidney, Nebraska, in August, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 1.57" (40mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Sidney?

In Sidney, Nebraska, snow does not fall in June through September.

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

In Sidney, Nebraska, the average day length in August is 13h and 46min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Sidney?

On the first day of August in Sidney, Nebraska, sunrise is at 5:47 am and sunset at 8:08 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:17 am and sunset at 7:26 pm MDT.

What month has the most sunshine in Sidney?

August has the most sunshine of the year in Sidney, with an average of 11.6h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Sidney have in August?

In Sidney, Nebraska, the average sunshine duration in August is 11.6h.

How high is the UV index in August in Sidney?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Sidney, Nebraska, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Sidney, NE

Average temperature in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average high temperature in August: 85.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (37.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 63.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (22.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Sidney, NE

Average pressure in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average pressure in August: 29.91"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and December (30.11"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Sidney, NE

Average wind speed in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.6mph).

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Average humidity in August
Sidney, NE

Average humidity in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average humidity in August: 49%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (67%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (48%).

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Average rainfall in August
Sidney, NE

Average rainfall in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.57"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.35").

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Average rainfall days in August
Sidney, NE

Average rainfall days in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (3.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Sidney, NE

Average snowfall in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.35").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Sidney, NE

Average snowfall days in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (9.2 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Sidney, NE

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 46min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 5min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 16min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Sidney, NE

Average sunshine days in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.4 days).

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Average UV index in August
Sidney, NE

Average UV index in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Sidney, NE

Average cloud cover in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average cloud cover in August: 18

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 18).

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Average visibility in August
Sidney, NE

Average visibility in August - Sidney, NE
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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