August weather forecast and climate
La Infanta, Colombia

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in La Infanta, Colombia, with average temperature varying between 32.3°C (90.1°F) and 23.1°C (73.6°F).

Temperature

In La Infanta, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still hot 32.3°C (90.1°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 23.1°C (73.6°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is evaluated at a blazing hot 47.8°C (118°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, wind, clothing, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 85%.

Rainfall

In La Infanta, during August, the rain falls for 29.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 216mm (8.5") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in La Infanta, there are 335.3 rainfall days, and 2278mm (89.69") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in La Infanta, Colombia, is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in La Infanta, Colombia, is 9.1h.

UV index

January, March, May, June, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in La Infanta, Colombia. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 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 La Infanta?

In August, in La Infanta, Colombia, the average high-temperature is 32.3°C (90.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.1°C (73.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 47.8°C (118°F).

What is the average humidity in August in La Infanta?

In August, the average relative humidity in La Infanta, Colombia, is 85%.

How much does it rain in La Infanta in August?

In La Infanta, in August, it is raining for 29.5 days, with typically 216mm (8.5") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in August in La Infanta?

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

How many hours of sunshine does La Infanta have in August?

In La Infanta, Colombia, the average sunshine in August is 9.1h.

When is the lowest UV index in La Infanta?

Months with the lowest UV index in La Infanta, Colombia, are January, March, May, June, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in August in La Infanta?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in La Infanta, Colombia, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
La Infanta, Colombia

Average temperature in August - La Infanta, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in August: 32.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (33.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (31°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (24.2°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are October, November and December (22.5°C).

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Average pressure in August
La Infanta, Colombia

Average pressure in August - La Infanta, Colombia
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.4mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are May and September (1009.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1008.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
La Infanta, Colombia

Average wind speed in August - La Infanta, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.5km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are May and June (5.1km/h).

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Average humidity in August
La Infanta, Colombia

Average humidity in August - La Infanta, Colombia
  • Average humidity in August: 85%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (76%).

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Average rainfall in August
La Infanta, Colombia

Average rainfall in August - La Infanta, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in August: 216mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (265mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (75mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
La Infanta, Colombia

Average rainfall days in August - La Infanta, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 29.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (30.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (22.3 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
La Infanta, Colombia

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
La Infanta, Colombia

Average sunshine days in August - La Infanta, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in August: 1.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (6 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are April and November (0.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
La Infanta, Colombia

Average UV index in August - La Infanta, Colombia
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are February, April, July and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, March, May, June, August, September, October and November (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in August
La Infanta, Colombia

Average cloud cover in August - La Infanta, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in August: 53

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 60).
Months with the least cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 40).

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Average visibility in August
La Infanta, Colombia

Average visibility in August - La Infanta, Colombia
  • Average visibility in August: 7km

The month with the highest visibility is February (9km).
The month with the lowest visibility is November (6km).

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