August weather forecast and climate
Hobbs, NM

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Hobbs, New Mexico, with average temperature fluctuating between 91.9°F (33.3°C) and 72.7°F (22.6°C).

Temperature

In Hobbs, the average high-temperature remains equal as in July - a still tropical 91.9°F (33.3°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 72.7°F (22.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is appraised at a tropical 94.5°F (34.7°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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

The average relative humidity is 42%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 9.9 days. Throughout August, 1.18" (30mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Hobbs, there are 81.7 rainfall days, and 11.5" (292mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through September are months without snowfall in Hobbs.

Daylight

In Hobbs, New Mexico, the average length of the day in August is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In Hobbs, New Mexico, the average sunshine is 11.8h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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 temperature in August in Hobbs?

In August, in Hobbs, New Mexico, the average high-temperature is 91.9°F (33.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 72.7°F (22.6°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is calculated to 94.5°F (34.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Hobbs?

The average relative humidity in August in Hobbs is 42%.

How many days does it rain in August in Hobbs?

In August, in Hobbs, the rain falls for 9.9 days. Throughout August, 1.18" (30mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Hobbs?

April through September are months without snowfall in Hobbs.

How many hours of daylight does Hobbs have in August?

In August, the average length of the day is 13.3h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Hobbs?

The average sunshine in August in Hobbs, New Mexico, is 11.8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Hobbs?

Months with the highest UV index in Hobbs are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in August in Hobbs?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Hobbs, NM

Average temperature in August - Hobbs, NM
  • Average high temperature in August: 91.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (92.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (53.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 72.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Hobbs, NM

Average pressure in August - Hobbs, NM
  • Average pressure in August: 29.91"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

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Average wind speed in August
Hobbs, NM

Average wind speed in August - Hobbs, NM
  • Average wind speed in August: 10.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are January and December (10.1mph).

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Average humidity in August
Hobbs, NM

Average humidity in August - Hobbs, NM
  • Average humidity in August: 42%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (53%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (32%).

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Average rainfall in August
Hobbs, NM

Average rainfall in August - Hobbs, NM
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.18"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (2.2").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.24").

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Average rainfall days in August
Hobbs, NM

Average rainfall days in August - Hobbs, NM
  • Average rainfall days in August: 9.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (12.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.7 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Hobbs, NM

Average snowfall in August - Hobbs, NM
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (1.22").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Hobbs, NM

Average snowfall days in August - Hobbs, NM
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (1.9 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
Hobbs, NM

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Hobbs, NM
  • Average daylight in August: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Hobbs, NM

Average sunshine days in August - Hobbs, NM
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (15.4 days).

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Average UV index in August
Hobbs, NM

Average UV index in August - Hobbs, NM
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Hobbs, NM

Average cloud cover in August - Hobbs, NM
  • Average cloud cover in August: 14

The month with the most cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 22).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in August
Hobbs, NM

Average visibility in August - Hobbs, NM
  • 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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