August weather forecast and climate
Powers Lake, ND

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Powers Lake, North Dakota, with average temperature varying between 58.6°F (14.8°C) and 81.1°F (27.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still moderately hot 81.1°F (27.3°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 58.6°F (14.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at 82°F (27.8°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like wind, pregnancy, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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

August is the least humid month in Powers Lake, with an average relative humidity of 52%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 7.1 days. Throughout August, 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 69.9 rainfall days, and 6.77" (172mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Powers Lake, North Dakota, snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

In Powers Lake, the average length of the day is 14.3h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.6h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in August in Powers Lake?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Powers Lake, is 81.1°F (27.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 58.6°F (14.8°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 82°F (27.8°C).

What is the least humid month in Powers Lake?

The least humid month is August, with an average relative humidity of 52%.

What is the average humidity in August in Powers Lake?

In August, the average relative humidity in Powers Lake, North Dakota, is 52%.

How much does it rain in Powers Lake in August?

In Powers Lake, in August, it is raining for 7.1 days, with typically 0.75" (19mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Powers Lake?

June through September are months without snowfall in Powers Lake.

How many hours of daylight does Powers Lake have in August?

In Powers Lake, the average length of the day in August is 14.3h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Powers Lake?

In Powers Lake, the average sunshine in August is 10.6h.

How high is the UV index in August in Powers Lake?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average high temperature in August: 81.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 58.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.7°F).

Average pressure in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average pressure in August: 29.9"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84").

Average wind speed in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and October (10.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.6mph).

Average humidity in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average humidity in August: 52%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (52%).

Average rainfall in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.75"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (1.18").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.2").

Average rainfall days in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average rainfall days in August: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (11.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.6 days).

Average snowfall in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.14").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (10.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average daylight in August: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 3.9).

Average sunshine days in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average sunshine days in August: 20.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (15.7 days).

Average UV index in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average cloud cover in August: 22

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 62).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in August - Powers Lake, ND
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and February (5mi).