August weather forecast and climate
Velva, ND

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Velva, North Dakota, with average temperature ranging between max 80.8°F (27.1°C) and min 58.6°F (14.8°C).

Temperature

In Velva, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still warm 80.8°F (27.1°C). In Velva, North Dakota, the average low-temperature is 58.6°F (14.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August 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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like metabolic differences, pregnancy, clothing, 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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

With an average relative humidity of 54%, August is the least humid month in Velva.

Rainfall

In Velva, during 10.1 rainfall days, 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Velva, during the entire year, the rain falls for 89.5 days and collects up to 13.94" (354mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall in Velva.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 14.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 10.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Velva?

In August, the average high-temperature is 80.8°F (27.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 58.6°F (14.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is calculated to 82°F (27.8°C).

What is the least humid month in Velva?

August is the least humid month in Velva, North Dakota, with an average relative humidity of 54%.

What is the average humidity in August in Velva?

In Velva, North Dakota, the average relative humidity in August is 54%.

How many days does it rain in August in Velva?

In Velva, North Dakota, during August, the rain falls for 10.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Velva?

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

How many hours of daylight does Velva have in August?

The average length of the day in August is 14.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Velva have in August?

The average sunshine in August is 10.9h.

How high is the UV index in August in Velva?

In Velva, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Velva, ND

Average temperature in August - Velva, ND
  • Average high temperature in August: 80.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 58.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4.5°F).

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Average pressure in August
Velva, ND

Average pressure in August - Velva, ND
  • Average pressure in August: 29.9"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.18").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84").

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (10.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (8.6mph).

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Average humidity in August
Velva, ND

Average humidity in August - Velva, ND
  • Average humidity in August: 54%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (54%).

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Average rainfall in August
Velva, ND

Average rainfall in August - Velva, ND
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (2.52").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.39").

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Average rainfall days in August
Velva, ND

Average rainfall days in August - Velva, ND
  • Average rainfall days in August: 10.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (14 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
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Average snowfall in August - Velva, ND
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

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

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Average snowfall days in August
Velva, ND

Average snowfall days in August - Velva, ND
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Velva, ND

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Velva, ND
  • Average daylight in August: 14.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 3.8).

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Average sunshine days in August
Velva, ND

Average sunshine days in August - Velva, ND
  • Average sunshine days in August: 18.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (13.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Velva, ND

Average UV index in August - Velva, ND
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in August
Velva, ND

Average cloud cover in August - Velva, ND
  • Average cloud cover in August: 22

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 63).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 22).

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Average visibility in August
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Average visibility in August - Velva, ND
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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