August weather forecast and climate
Diamante, Colombia

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Diamante, is another tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 34.8°C (94.6°F) and 22.8°C (73°F).

Temperature

In Diamante, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a hot 34.8°C (94.6°F). The average low-temperature, in Diamante, is 22.8°C (73°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a burning hot 51.9°C (125.4°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like clothing, metabolic differences, pregnancy, 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. 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Diamante, Colombia, is 74%.

Rainfall

In Diamante, in August, during 26.2 rainfall days, 166mm (6.54") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Diamante, during the entire year, the rain falls for 268.9 days and collects up to 1631mm (64.21") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Diamante, the average length of the day in August is 12.4h.

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year in Diamante, Colombia, with an average of 11.4h of sunshine.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Diamante is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Diamante?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Diamante, Colombia, is 34.8°C (94.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is estimated at 51.9°C (125.4°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Diamante?

The average relative humidity in August in Diamante, Colombia, is 74%.

How much does it rain in Diamante in August?

In Diamante, in August, during 26.2 rainfall days, 166mm (6.54") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Diamante have in August?

In Diamante, Colombia, the average length of the day in August is 12.4h.

What month has the most sunshine in Diamante?

August has the most sunshine of the year in Diamante, with an average of 11.4h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Diamante?

The average sunshine in August is 11.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Diamante?

In Diamante, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Diamante, Colombia

Average temperature in August - Diamante, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in August: 34.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (37.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (31.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 22.8°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are March and April (23.8°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are November and December (21.7°C).

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Average pressure in August
Diamante, Colombia

Average pressure in August - Diamante, Colombia
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1009.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Diamante, Colombia

Average wind speed in August - Diamante, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in August: 3.9km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (4.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (3.5km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Diamante, Colombia

Average humidity in August - Diamante, Colombia
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are October and November (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (55%).

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Average rainfall in August
Diamante, Colombia

Average rainfall in August - Diamante, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in August: 166mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (258mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (22mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Diamante, Colombia

Average rainfall days in August - Diamante, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 26.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (29.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.8 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Diamante, Colombia

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Diamante, Colombia
  • Average daylight in August: 12.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.4h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Diamante, Colombia

Average sunshine days in August - Diamante, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in August: 3.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (20.6 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are May and October (1.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Diamante, Colombia

Average UV index in August - Diamante, Colombia
  • Average UV index in August: 7

The month with the highest UV index is February (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is October (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in August
Diamante, Colombia

Average cloud cover in August - Diamante, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 18).

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Average visibility in August
Diamante, Colombia

Average visibility in August - Diamante, Colombia
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February and March (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May, October and November (8km).

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