August weather forecast and climate
Quay, NM

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Quay, New Mexico, with temperature in the range of an average low of 70°F (21.1°C) and an average high of 90.9°F (32.7°C).

Temperature

In Quay, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 90.9°F (32.7°C). In Quay, New Mexico,, the average low-temperature is 70°F (21.1°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 92.7°F (33.7°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, clothing, and wind affect individual temperature impact. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Quay is 42%.

Rainfall

In Quay, during August, the rain falls for 11.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Quay, there are 73.4 rainfall days, and 8.39" (213mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Quay, the average length of the day in August is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Quay, New Mexico, the average sunshine is 11.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Quay is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Quay?

In Quay, New Mexico, in August, the average high-temperature is 90.9°F (32.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 70°F (21.1°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in August is estimated at 92.7°F (33.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Quay?

In Quay, New Mexico, the average relative humidity in August is 42%.

How many days does it rain in August in Quay?

In August, in Quay, the rain falls for 11.2 days. Throughout August, 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Quay?

May through September are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Quay have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Quay, New Mexico, is 13.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Quay have in August?

In Quay, New Mexico, the average sunshine in August is 11.9h.

How high is the UV index in August in Quay?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Quay, New Mexico, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Quay, NM

Average temperature in August - Quay, NM
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (48.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (31.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Quay, NM

Average pressure in August - Quay, NM
  • Average pressure in August: 29.94"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are April and June (29.85").

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Average wind speed in August
Quay, NM

Average wind speed in August - Quay, NM
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (9.6mph).

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Average humidity in August
Quay, NM

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (54%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (33%).

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Average rainfall in August
Quay, NM

Average rainfall in August - Quay, NM
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.06"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are June and October (1.18").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.24").

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Average rainfall days in August
Quay, NM

Average rainfall days in August - Quay, NM
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (11.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (1.8 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Quay, NM

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (1.26").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Quay, NM

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.6 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
Quay, NM

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Quay, NM
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7).

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Average sunshine days in August
Quay, NM

Average sunshine days in August - Quay, NM
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (15.7 days).

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Average UV index in August
Quay, NM

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

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Quay, NM

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

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 20).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in August
Quay, NM

Average visibility in August - Quay, 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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