Arctic Bay
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Arctic Bay, Canada

August, the last month of the summer, in Arctic Bay, is also a frosty month, with average temperature varying between 3.3°C (37.9°F) and 8.5°C (47.3°F).

Temperature

In Arctic Bay, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a chilly 8.5°C (47.3°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 3.3°C (37.9°F).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 68%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 8.3 days and typically aggregates up to 25mm (0.98") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Arctic Bay, Canada, are January through December. In August, it is snowing for 6.1 days. Throughout August, 82mm (3.23") of snow is accumulated. In Arctic Bay, during the entire year, snow falls for 117.2 days, and aggregates up to 698mm (27.48") of snow.

Daylight

In Arctic Bay, the average length of the day in August is 20.1h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine is August, with an average of 6.3h of sunshine.

UV index

In Arctic Bay, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in August interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in August in Arctic Bay?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Arctic Bay, Canada, is 8.5°C (47.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 3.3°C (37.9°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Arctic Bay?

In Arctic Bay, Canada, the average relative humidity in August is 68%.

How many days does it rain in August in Arctic Bay?

In August, in Arctic Bay, the rain falls for 8.3 days. Throughout August, 25mm (0.98") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Arctic Bay?

The month with the most rainfall in Arctic Bay is August when the rain falls for 8.3 days and typically aggregates up to 25mm (0.98") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in August in Arctic Bay?

In August, it is snowing for 6.1 days. Throughout August, 82mm (3.23") of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in August in Arctic Bay?

In August, the average length of the day in Arctic Bay is 20.1h.

What month has the most sunshine in Arctic Bay?

With an average of 6.3h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year in Arctic Bay, Canada.

How long on average sun shines in August in Arctic Bay?

In August, the average sunshine in Arctic Bay is 6.3h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Arctic Bay?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Arctic Bay is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average high temperature in August: 8.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (11°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-29.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 3.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (6.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-34.7°C).

Average humidity in August - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average humidity in August: 68%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (96%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (64%).

Average rainfall in August - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average rainfall in August: 25mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (25mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (1mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in August: 8.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (9.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (0.4 days).

Average snowfall in August - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average snowfall in August: 82mm

The month with the highest snowfall is September (151mm).
The month with the least snowfall is February (12mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in August: 6.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is September (16.7 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (3.3 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average daylight in August: 20.1h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6.3h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0.2h).

Average UV index in August - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average UV index in August: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, April, May, October, November and December (UV index 1).