August weather forecast and climate
Wilcox Peak, NM

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Wilcox Peak, New Mexico, with average temperature varying between 68.2°F (20.1°C) and 89.2°F (31.8°C).

Temperature

In Wilcox Peak, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still tropical 89.2°F (31.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Wilcox Peak, is 68.2°F (20.1°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a hot 90.1°F (32.3°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. 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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences), and activity. 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

In Wilcox Peak, the average relative humidity is 42%.

Rainfall

In Wilcox Peak, in August, during 16.8 rainfall days, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Wilcox Peak, New Mexico, there are 92.3 rainfall days, and 12.13" (308mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall in Wilcox Peak.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

June and August, with an average of 12.1h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 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 Wilcox Peak?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Wilcox Peak, is 89.2°F (31.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is evaluated at 90.1°F (32.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Wilcox Peak?

In Wilcox Peak, the average relative humidity in August is 42%.

How many days does it rain in August in Wilcox Peak?

In August, in Wilcox Peak, the rain falls for 16.8 days. Throughout August, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Wilcox Peak?

April through November are months without snowfall.

What is the average length of the day in August in Wilcox Peak?

The average length of the day in August in Wilcox Peak, New Mexico, is 13.3h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Wilcox Peak?

June and August, with an average of 12.1h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Wilcox Peak, New Mexico.

How many hours of sunshine does Wilcox Peak have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Wilcox Peak is 12.1h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Wilcox Peak?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Wilcox Peak, New Mexico, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average temperature in August - Wilcox Peak, NM
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (52.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average pressure in August - Wilcox Peak, NM
  • Average pressure in August: 29.96"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87").

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Average wind speed in August
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average wind speed in August - Wilcox Peak, NM
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and May (8.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is December (5.1mph).

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Average humidity in August
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average humidity in August - Wilcox Peak, NM
  • Average humidity in August: 42%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (53%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (22%).

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Average rainfall in August
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average rainfall in August - Wilcox Peak, NM
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.44").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (0.2").

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Average rainfall days in August
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average rainfall days in August - Wilcox Peak, NM
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (16.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is May (3.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average snowfall in August - Wilcox Peak, NM
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.87").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average snowfall days in August - Wilcox Peak, NM
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (0.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Wilcox Peak, 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: 12.1h

Months with the most sunshine are June and August (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.8h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average sunshine days in August - Wilcox Peak, NM
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (26.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average UV index in August - Wilcox Peak, 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
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average cloud cover in August - Wilcox Peak, NM
  • Average cloud cover in August: 17

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 22).
Months with the least cloud cover are May and June (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in August
Wilcox Peak, NM

Average visibility in August - Wilcox Peak, 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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