August weather forecast
Moriarty, NM

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Moriarty, New Mexico, with temperature in the range of an average low of 61°F (16.1°C) and an average high of 82.8°F (28.2°C).

Temperature

In Moriarty, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 82.8°F (28.2°C). In August, in Moriarty, the average low-temperature is 61°F (16.1°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is appraised at 82.4°F (28°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity 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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, wind, metabolic differences). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the 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 46%.

Rainfall

In Moriarty, during August, the rain falls for 12.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.57" (40mm) of precipitation. In Moriarty, during the entire year, the rain falls for 86.3 days and collects up to 10.71" (272mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall in Moriarty.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13h and 26min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 6:13 am and sunset at 8:07 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:36 am and sunset at 7:32 pm MDT.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Moriarty, New Mexico, is 11.8h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Moriarty. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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 temperature in August in Moriarty?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Moriarty, New Mexico, is 82.8°F (28.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 61°F (16.1°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is appraised at 82.4°F (28°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Moriarty?

In August, the average relative humidity in Moriarty, New Mexico, is 46%.

How many days does it rain in August in Moriarty?

In Moriarty, New Mexico, in August, it is raining for 12.8 days, with typically 1.57" (40mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Moriarty?

June through September are months without snowfall.

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

The average day length in August in Moriarty, New Mexico, is 13h and 26min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Moriarty?

On the first day of August in Moriarty, sunrise is at 6:13 am and sunset at 8:07 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:36 am and sunset at 7:32 pm MDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Moriarty?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Moriarty, New Mexico, is 11.8h.

When is the highest UV index in Moriarty?

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Moriarty, New Mexico.

How high is the UV index in August in Moriarty?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Moriarty is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Moriarty, NM

Average temperature in August - Moriarty, NM
  • Average high temperature in August: 82.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (84.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 61°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25°F).

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Average pressure in August
Moriarty, NM

Average pressure in August - Moriarty, NM
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (29.88"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Moriarty, NM

Average wind speed in August - Moriarty, NM
  • Average wind speed in August: 7.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7.3mph).

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Average humidity in August
Moriarty, NM

Average humidity in August - Moriarty, NM
  • Average humidity in August: 46%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (65%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (31%).

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Average rainfall in August
Moriarty, NM

Average rainfall in August - Moriarty, NM
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.57"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.09").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.47").

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Average rainfall days in August
Moriarty, NM

Average rainfall days in August - Moriarty, NM
  • Average rainfall days in August: 12.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Moriarty, NM

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (3.82").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Moriarty, NM

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (6.8 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
Moriarty, NM

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Moriarty, NM
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 26min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 28min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 51min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Moriarty, NM

Average sunshine days in August - Moriarty, NM
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.9 days

The months with the most sunshine days are January and November (24.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Moriarty, NM

Average UV index in August - Moriarty, NM
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Moriarty, NM

Average cloud cover in August - Moriarty, NM
  • Average cloud cover in August: 16

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 24).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in August
Moriarty, NM

Average visibility in August - Moriarty, NM
  • 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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