August weather forecast and climate
Redrock, NM

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Redrock, New Mexico, with average temperature varying between 82°F (27.8°C) and 64°F (17.8°C).

Temperature

In Redrock, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still warm 82°F (27.8°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 64°F (17.8°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to 82.6°F (28.1°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the 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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, clothing, wind), and activity. 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

In Redrock, the average relative humidity is 49%.

Rainfall

In August, in Redrock, the rain falls for 17.5 days. Throughout August, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Redrock, there are 94.7 rainfall days, and 13.15" (334mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Redrock snow does not fall in April through September.

Daylight

In Redrock, New Mexico, the average length of the day is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Redrock is 11.7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Redrock?

In Redrock, in August, the average high-temperature is 82°F (27.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 64°F (17.8°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is appraised at 82.6°F (28.1°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Redrock?

The average relative humidity in August in Redrock, New Mexico, is 49%.

How many days does it rain in August in Redrock?

In Redrock, New Mexico, during August, the rain falls for 17.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Redrock?

April through September are months without snowfall in Redrock.

How many hours of daylight does Redrock have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Redrock is 13.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Redrock have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 11.7h.

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

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in August in Redrock?

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

Average temperature in August
Redrock, NM

Average temperature in August - Redrock, NM
  • Average high temperature in August: 82°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (85.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (48.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 64°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (30.2°F).

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Average pressure in August
Redrock, NM

Average pressure in August - Redrock, NM
  • Average pressure in August: 29.95"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.86").

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Average wind speed in August
Redrock, NM

Average wind speed in August - Redrock, NM
  • Average wind speed in August: 6.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.1mph).

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Average humidity in August
Redrock, NM

Average humidity in August - Redrock, NM
  • Average humidity in August: 49%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (56%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May and June (26%).

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Average rainfall in August
Redrock, NM

Average rainfall in August - Redrock, NM
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.07").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (0.24").

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Average rainfall days in August
Redrock, NM

Average rainfall days in August - Redrock, NM
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (3.7 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Redrock, NM

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.95").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Redrock, NM

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (4.3 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
Redrock, NM

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Redrock, 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: 11.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7).

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Average sunshine days in August
Redrock, NM

Average sunshine days in August - Redrock, NM
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (25.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Redrock, NM

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

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Redrock, NM

Average cloud cover in August - Redrock, NM
  • Average cloud cover in August: 18

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 21).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in August
Redrock, NM

Average visibility in August - Redrock, 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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