August weather forecast and climate
La Voladera, Colombia

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in La Voladera, is another tropical month, with average temperature ranging between min 20.1°C (68.2°F) and max 33.3°C (91.9°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 33.3°C (91.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 20.1°C (68.2°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a sweltering 38.2°C (100.8°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.
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 exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 54%, August is the least humid month in La Voladera, Colombia.

Rainfall

In La Voladera, during August, the rain falls for 13.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 45mm (1.77") of precipitation. In La Voladera, during the entire year, the rain falls for 164.2 days and collects up to 478mm (18.82") of precipitation.

Daylight

In La Voladera, the average length of the day is 12.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 11.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, July through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
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 warmest month in La Voladera?

With an average high-temperature of 33.3°C (91.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 20.1°C (68.2°F), August is the warmest month in La Voladera, Colombia.

What is the temperature in August in La Voladera?

The average high-temperature, in August, in La Voladera, Colombia, is 33.3°C (91.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 20.1°C (68.2°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is evaluated at 38.2°C (100.8°F).

What is the least humid month in La Voladera?

The least humid month in La Voladera, Colombia, is August, with an average relative humidity of 54%.

What is the average humidity in August in La Voladera?

The average relative humidity in August is 54%.

How much does it rain in La Voladera in August?

In La Voladera, Colombia, during August, the rain falls for 13.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 45mm (1.77") of precipitation.

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

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

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

In La Voladera, Colombia, the average sunshine in August is 11.4h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in La Voladera?

April, May, July through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in La Voladera, Colombia.

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

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

Average temperature in August
La Voladera, Colombia

Average temperature in August - La Voladera, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in August: 33.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (33.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (31.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 20.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.2°C).

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Average pressure in August
La Voladera, Colombia

Average pressure in August - La Voladera, Colombia
  • Average pressure in August: 1012.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1013.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1011.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
La Voladera, Colombia

Average wind speed in August - La Voladera, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in August: 7.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (7.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (4.6km/h).

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Average humidity in August
La Voladera, Colombia

Average humidity in August - La Voladera, Colombia
  • Average humidity in August: 54%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (65%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (54%).

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Average rainfall in August
La Voladera, Colombia

Average rainfall in August - La Voladera, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in August: 45mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (69mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (11mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
La Voladera, Colombia

Average rainfall days in August - La Voladera, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.7 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.6h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

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Average sunshine days in August
La Voladera, Colombia

Average sunshine days in August - La Voladera, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in August: 5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (21.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (4.7 days).

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Average UV index in August
La Voladera, Colombia

Average UV index in August - La Voladera, Colombia
  • Average UV index in August: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in August
La Voladera, Colombia

Average cloud cover in August - La Voladera, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in August: 22

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 28).
The month with the least cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 19).

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Average visibility in August
La Voladera, Colombia

Average visibility in August - La Voladera, Colombia
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are October and November (9km).

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