Portales
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Portales, NM

Silhouette windmill images on a small hill in Portales in NM, below the colorful yellow, orange, and grey sunset sky
Silhouette windmill images on a small hill in Portales in NM, below the colorful yellow, orange, and grey sunset sky
August, the last month of the summer, in Portales, is also a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 63.3°F (17.4°C) and an average high of 89.8°F (32.1°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 89.8°F (32.1°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 63.3°F (17.4°C).

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall, with 3.3" (82.6mm) of accumulated precipitation.

Snowfall

Throughout the year, in Portales, 6.3" (160mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13.4h.

What is the temperature in August in Portales?

In August, in Portales, the average high-temperature is 89.8°F (32.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 63.3°F (17.4°C).

How much does it rain in Portales in August?

Throughout August, 3.3" (82.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Portales?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Portales, New Mexico, with 3.3" (82.6mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Portales have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Portales, New Mexico, is 13.4h.
Average temperature in August - Portales, NM
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (53.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 63.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.9°F).

Average rainfall in August - Portales, NM
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0.4").

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.4").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average daylight in August - Portales, NM
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).