August weather forecast
Payson, AZ

The scenic landscape of Payson in Arizona, with the iconic Mogollon Rim landmark
The scenic landscape of Payson in Arizona, with the iconic Mogollon Rim landmark

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Payson, is also a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 87.1°F (30.6°C) and an average low of 64.4°F (18°C).

Temperature

In Payson, Arizona, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 87.1°F (30.6°C). In Payson, Arizona, the average low-temperature is 64.4°F (18°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 87.8°F (31°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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 calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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

The average relative humidity in August in Payson is 44%.

Rainfall

In Payson, during 16.3 rainfall days, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Payson, there are 85.7 rainfall days, and 15.31" (389mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall in Payson.

Daylight

In Payson, the average length of the day in August is 13h and 23min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:36 am and sunset at 7:26 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 5:58 am and sunset at 6:53 pm MST.

Sunshine

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

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Payson, Arizona, 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 exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 Payson?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Payson, is 87.1°F (30.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 64.4°F (18°C). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 87.8°F (31°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Payson?

In August, the average relative humidity is 44%.

How many days does it rain in August in Payson?

In Payson, Arizona, during August, the rain falls for 16.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Payson?

May through October are months without snowfall in Payson, Arizona.

What is the average length of the day in August in Payson?

The average day length in August is 13h and 23min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Payson?

On the first day of August in Payson, sunrise is at 5:36 am and sunset at 7:26 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:58 am and sunset at 6:53 pm MST.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Payson?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Payson?

In Payson, Arizona, the average sunshine duration in August is 12.1h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Payson?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Payson?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Payson, AZ

Average temperature in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average high temperature in August: 87.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (50.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 64.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.6°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (31.5°F).

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Average pressure in August
Payson, AZ

Average pressure in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average pressure in August: 29.93"Hg

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

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Average wind speed in August
Payson, AZ

Average wind speed in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average wind speed in August: 5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and May (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Payson, AZ

Average humidity in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average humidity in August: 44%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (58%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (24%).

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Average rainfall in August
Payson, AZ

Average rainfall in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.19").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.24").

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Average rainfall days in August
Payson, AZ

Average rainfall days in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (3.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Payson, AZ

Average snowfall in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.51").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Payson, AZ

Average snowfall days in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (4.3 days).
The 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
Payson, AZ

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 23min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 24min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12h and 6min

The months with the most sunshine are June and August (Average sunshine: 12h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Payson, AZ

Average sunshine days in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (25.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.1 days).

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Average UV index in August
Payson, AZ

Average UV index in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average UV index in August: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Payson, AZ

Average cloud cover in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average cloud cover in August: 15

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 24).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 7).

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Average visibility in August
Payson, AZ

Average visibility in August - Payson, AZ
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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