August weather forecast and climate
Higo Amarillo, Colombia

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Higo Amarillo, is another tropical month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 34.8°C (94.6°F) and an average low of 22.8°C (73°F).

Temperature

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

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a blazing hot 51.9°C (125.4°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, clothing, pregnancy). 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. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August is 74%.

Rainfall

In Higo Amarillo, during 26.2 rainfall days, 166mm (6.54") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 268.9 rainfall days, and 1631mm (64.21") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Higo Amarillo, the average length of the day is 12.4h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine is August, with an average of 11.4h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Higo Amarillo?

In August, in Higo Amarillo, the average high-temperature is 34.8°C (94.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is calculated to 51.9°C (125.4°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Higo Amarillo?

In August, the average relative humidity in Higo Amarillo, Colombia, is 74%.

How many days does it rain in August in Higo Amarillo?

In August, in Higo Amarillo, the rain falls for 26.2 days. Throughout August, 166mm (6.54") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in August in Higo Amarillo?

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

What month has the most sunshine in Higo Amarillo?

The month with the most sunshine in Higo Amarillo, Colombia, is August, with an average of 11.4h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Higo Amarillo?

In Higo Amarillo, Colombia, the average sunshine in August is 11.4h.

How high is the UV index in August in Higo Amarillo?

In Higo Amarillo, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Higo Amarillo, Colombia

Average temperature in August - Higo Amarillo, 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
Higo Amarillo, Colombia

Average pressure in August - Higo Amarillo, 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
Higo Amarillo, Colombia

Average wind speed in August - Higo Amarillo, 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
Higo Amarillo, Colombia

Average humidity in August - Higo Amarillo, 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
Higo Amarillo, Colombia

Average rainfall in August - Higo Amarillo, 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
Higo Amarillo, Colombia

Average rainfall days in August - Higo Amarillo, 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
Higo Amarillo, Colombia

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Higo Amarillo, 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
Higo Amarillo, Colombia

Average sunshine days in August - Higo Amarillo, 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
Higo Amarillo, Colombia

Average UV index in August - Higo Amarillo, 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
Higo Amarillo, Colombia

Average cloud cover in August - Higo Amarillo, 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
Higo Amarillo, Colombia

Average visibility in August - Higo Amarillo, 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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