August weather forecast
Edmonton, Canada

The Saskatchewan River below the James Macdonald Bridge, with a distant view of Edmonton City, Canada
The Saskatchewan River below the James Macdonald Bridge, with a distant view of Edmonton City, Canada

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another pleasant month in Edmonton, Canada, with an average temperature varying between 22.4°C (72.3°F) and 10.5°C (50.9°F).

Temperature

In Edmonton, Canada, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still pleasant 22.4°C (72.3°F). In Edmonton, Canada, the average low-temperature is 10.5°C (50.9°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August is 65%.

Rainfall

In Edmonton, in August, during 13.6 rainfall days, 37mm (1.46") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Edmonton, during the entire year, the rain falls for 108 days and collects up to 338mm (13.31") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Edmonton, snow does not fall in July and August.

Daylight

In Edmonton, Canada, the average length of the day in August is 14h and 44min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 5:50 am and sunset at 9:30 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:42 am and sunset at 8:26 pm MDT.

Sunshine

In Edmonton, the average sunshine in August is 10.7h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Edmonton?

In Edmonton, Canada, in August, the average high-temperature is 22.4°C (72.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 10.5°C (50.9°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Edmonton?

In Edmonton, Canada, the average relative humidity in August is 65%.

How much does it rain in Edmonton in August?

In Edmonton, during August, the rain falls for 13.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 37mm (1.46") of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Edmonton?

July and August are months without snowfall.

Does it snow in Edmonton in August?

In Edmonton, in August, it doesn't snow. In September, it regularly snows.

How many hours of daylight does Edmonton have in August?

In Edmonton, the average day length in August is 14h and 44min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Edmonton?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:50 am and sunset at 9:30 pm. On the last day of the month, in Edmonton, sunrise is at 6:42 am and sunset at 8:26 pm MDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Edmonton?

In Edmonton, Canada, the average sunshine duration in August is 10.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Edmonton?

In Edmonton, Canada, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average temperature in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average high temperature in August: 22.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (22.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (-7.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 10.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (11.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-15.1°C).

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Average pressure in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average pressure in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average pressure in August: 1012.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (1020.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1010.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average wind speed in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average wind speed in August: 10.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (10.8km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average humidity in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average humidity in August: 65%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (92%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (60%).

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Average rainfall in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average rainfall in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average rainfall in August: 37mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (74mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (8mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average rainfall days in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average snowfall in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is November (90mm).
The months with the least snowfall are July and August (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average snowfall days in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (13.2 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average daylight in August: 14h and 44min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h and 58min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7h and 34min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average sunshine days in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (8.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average UV index in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average UV index in August: 4

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and March (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average cloud cover in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average cloud cover in August: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 65).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in August
Edmonton, Canada

Average visibility in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

The month with the highest visibility is August (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February and March (7km).

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