August weather forecast
Elko, NV

The front of the iconic county courthouse of Elko County in Nevada
The front of the iconic county courthouse of Elko County in Nevada

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Elko, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 82.8°F (28.2°C) and an average low of 59°F (15°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 82.8°F (28.2°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 59°F (15°C).

Humidity

The least humid month in Elko is August, with an average relative humidity of 26%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is August, when the rain falls for 5.8 days and typically collects 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall in Elko.

Daylight

In Elko, the average length of the day in August is 13h and 45min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:39 am and sunset at 7:58 pm. On the last day of August, in Elko, Nevada, sunrise is at 6:09 am and sunset at 7:17 pm PDT.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine is August, with an average of 12.2h of sunshine.

UV index

In Elko, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 least humid month in Elko?

With an average relative humidity of 26%, August is the least humid month in Elko, Nevada.

What is the average humidity in August in Elko?

The average relative humidity in August is 26%.

What is the driest month in Elko?

August is the month with the least rainfall in Elko, Nevada. Rain falls for 5.8 days and accumulates 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Elko in August?

In Elko, Nevada, during August, the rain falls for 5.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Elko?

June through September are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Elko have in August?

In Elko, Nevada, the average day length in August is 13h and 45min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Elko?

On the first day of August in Elko, sunrise is at 5:39 am and sunset at 7:58 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:09 am and sunset at 7:17 pm PDT.

What month has the most sunshine in Elko?

August has the most sunshine of the year in Elko, Nevada, with an average of 12.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Elko?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Elko, Nevada, is 12.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Elko?

In Elko, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index estimate 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
Elko, NV

Average temperature in August - Elko, NV
  • Average high temperature in August: 82.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (31.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 59°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.2°F).

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Average pressure in August
Elko, NV

Average pressure in August - Elko, NV
  • Average pressure in August: 29.88"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.26"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Elko, NV

Average wind speed in August - Elko, NV
  • Average wind speed in August: 6.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in August
Elko, NV

Average humidity in August - Elko, NV
  • Average humidity in August: 26%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (26%).

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Average rainfall in August
Elko, NV

Average rainfall in August - Elko, NV
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.35"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (1.34").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0.35").

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Average rainfall days in August
Elko, NV

Average rainfall days in August - Elko, NV
  • Average rainfall days in August: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (12.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Elko, NV

Average snowfall in August - Elko, NV
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (8.35").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Elko, NV

Average snowfall days in August - Elko, NV
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (12.5 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Elko, NV

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Elko, NV
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 45min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 4min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 18min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Elko, NV

Average sunshine days in August - Elko, NV
  • Average sunshine days in August: 20.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (13.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Elko, NV

Average UV index in August - Elko, NV
  • 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, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Elko, NV

Average cloud cover in August - Elko, NV
  • Average cloud cover in August: 10

The months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 39).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 10).

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Average visibility in August
Elko, NV

Average visibility in August - Elko, NV
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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